Sri Lanka blasts: Police detains 7 suspects in connection with bombings

Sri Lankan authorities have taken seven suspects into custody, who they believe may be connected with a series of bombings on Easter Sunday. Three police officers were reportedly killed in the raid.

The law enforcement deaths happened when they stormed a safehouse in Dematagoda, an area outside Colombo where the eighth explosion happened, a defense official said.

A total of seven people were taken into custody in connection with the bombings.

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