Divulapitiya suspect killed in police shooting

Divulapitiya suspect killed in police shooting

Written by Staff Writer

23 Jun, 2014 | 8:15 pm

A suspect who was injured in police fire succumbed to his injuries on Monday evening. The suspect had allegedly stabbed an individual in the Divulapitiya area and attempted to flee the scene – at the time he was shot by the police.

Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said that the suspect had also allegedly stabbed a police officer when attempts were being made to arrest him.

Meanwhile, the spokesperson said that the police officer and individual who were stabbed are recieving treatment in Hospital.Police have commenced investigations into the incident.

Latest News

Are you interested in advertising on our website or video channel
Please contact us at [email protected]