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A criminal gangster was killed, in a shootout.


During a gunfight in Yakkala, police shot and killed a criminal gangster.

A T56 firearm was also discovered in the custody of the deceased suspect, according to police spokeswoman Senior Superintendent of Police Nihal Talduwa.

Ihala Vithanage Joseph Kumara, also known as Elpitiye Joseph, was the thug who was shot and killed, according to sources (41).

He is believed to have carried out the shooting at Bastian Mawatha, Colombo, on May 30, 2022, and was a close friend of underworld gangster Ganemulla Sanjeewa, according to reports.

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