Five more suspects arrested in connection to rape and murder of a student in Jaffna

Five more suspects arrested in connection to rape and murder of a student in Jaffna

Five more suspects arrested in connection to rape and murder of a student in Jaffna

Written by Staff Writer

18 May, 2015 | 7:53 am

Five more suspects have been arrested in connection with the rape and killing of a student in Pungudutivu, Jaffna.

Police said that they were arrested in Poorikkattuvan on Sunday evening (May 17th) and are due to be produced before the Kytes Magistrate, on Monday (May 18th).

The parents of the victim filed a police complaint with the Kytes Police Station on Wednesday when their child did not return home from school.

However, the body of the victim was discovered with her hands and legs bound in the Pungudutivu area.

Three suspects who were previously arrested in connection with the incident have been placed under remand custody until the 28th of May.


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