SAITM CEO shooting was staged: Police

SAITM CEO shooting was staged: Police

SAITM CEO shooting was staged: Police

Written by Tharushan Fernando

28 Feb, 2017 | 12:00 pm

The Police Headquarters, issuing a press release, says that investigations have revealed that the shooting allegedly carried out on CEO of the Private Medical College in Malabe, was staged.

The release notes that an individual from Embilipitiya has been arrested for questioning and has been remanded until March 13.

At the time of his arrest, a 9 millimetre pistol, a revolver and 5 bullets were retrieved.

The release notes that another soldier in police custody, over a different offence, was also questioned.

Further investigations are underway to arrest a Pradeshiya Sabha member and driver of a local government body, who are believed to be involved in the incident.

The Police Headquarters release notes that investigations have revealed that there may have been a relationship between Dr. Sameera Senaratne and the Pradeshiya Sabha member.

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