Former LTTE member arrested over explosives in threewheeler

One person had fled while two others were arrested. (Colombo Gazette) The items were found hidden in the three-wheeler during a search operation.According to the Police, three people were in the vehicle when it was stopped by the Police. A former LTTE member, who escaped last week when the Police found explosives in a three-wheeler, was arrested in Mankulam.Flags similar to that used by the LTTE, clothes and explosives were found in the three-wheeler in Oddusuddan on Friday.