Rape of German woman: Three arrested
Police arrested three suspects in connection with the alleged rape of
an elderly German woman and robbing her jewellery at a hotel room in
OIC Marawila Keerthi Bandara arrested the main suspect in connection
with the rape from his hideout in Kurusapalliya, Marawila.
"Police also found part of the jewellery stolen from the victim aged
80," Police spokesman SSP Ranjith Gunasekera said.
Two suspects were arrested on Wednesday at around 10.00 pm at the
Peliyagoda roadblock when they were returning from Polonnaruwa.
Meanwhile, a Hindu priest was shot dead yesterday morning in
Subramaniam Kamalaraj, 32, the Chief Priest of Sri Sivamuththu
Kaliamman Kovil was shot dead by unidentified suspects who stormed the
Kovil around 1.30 am in Mamangama.
Batticaloa police are investigating.