Kotahena doctor's murder: Three arrested | Daily News

Kotahena doctor's murder: Three arrested

Three suspects have been taken into custody by the Colombo Crimes Division on Sunday, regarding  the murder of the 68-year-old retired doctor at Bluemendal road, Kotahena on the 22nd of May.

The suspects aged 16, 17 and 20 were the residents of Dematagoda and Kotahena.

The police also seized a laptop, mobile phone, a wristwatch, three imported liquor bottles, deceased doctor’s wallet and his pair of slippers in the suspects’ possession.

The victim's body was found in his two-storey house and his hands and legs were tied together when the police recovered the body.

The Colombo Crimes Division is conducting further investigations.


 

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