Rathgama PS chairman killing : Another suspect arrested

Rathgama PS chairman killing : Another suspect arrested

Rathgama PS chairman killing : Another suspect arrested

Written by Staff Writer

30 Apr, 2015 | 10:53 am

Another suspect has been arrested, along with a firearm believed to be used to carry out the murder of the Chairman of the Rathgama Pradeshiya Sabha, Manoj Pushpakumara.

According to the Police Media Spokesperson, the suspect was a 21 year old resident from the Thelawatta area, apprehended by a team attached to the Hikkaduwa Police Unit on the evening of  Wednesday, April 30.

The suspect is a 21 year old resident of the Thelwaththa area.  when five other suspects were previously arrested for the murder of the Rathgama Chairman and were remanded after being produced before courts.

This arrest  follows an incident where the Chairman of the Rathgama Pradeshiya Sabha who was killed while two others were injured in a shooting on the night of March 23.

The suspect who was arrested on Wednesday, is scheduled to be produced before Court on Thursday, April 30.

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