A white cobra that was at the Dehiwela zoo has disappeared.
The police said that statements from four zoo employees had been recorded about this.
A person had inquired about buying this cobra from a zoo employer.
That employee too had not reported to work yesterday.
Police Media Spokesperson, SSP Ajith Rohana stated that police have commenced investigations into the incident.SSP Ajith Rohana says investigations began after officials from the Dehiwala Zoo lodged an official complaint.
SSP Rohana added that so far no suspects have been identified in connection to the incident but that investiagtions are underway.