Suspect arrested in Bharatha slaying
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
conducting investigations into the killing of Presidential Trade
Union Advisor and former Colombo District Parliamentarian Bharatha
Lakshman Premachandra yesterday arrested a suspect who is alleged to
have been involved in the Mulleriyawa shooting incident.
Premachandra's death caused by gun shot injuries
Multiple gunshot injuries caused the death of
Presidential Advisor Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra, a brief
post-mortem report submitted to court by Judicial Medical Officer
Prof. Ravindra Fernando has revealed.
Vehicles stolen after intoxicating driver
Five men were arrested by the Horana police for
the theft of motor vehicles in Horana and Awissawella areas. This
gang had rented vehicles from cab services and during the journey
the driver had been given a soft drink mixed with drugs.