Thalpawila murder/robbery: main suspect arrested | Daily News

Thalpawila murder/robbery: main suspect arrested

The main suspect of the case where an unknown couple had robbed the gold chains of two women after they were poisoned at their house in Thalpawila, was arrested by Matara Police last Sunday.

The two women were admitted to the Matara Hospital, where one of them, 77-year-old H.B. Karunawathi, had died. Investigations revealed that she had been injected with poison.

The suspect has been identified as a 53-year-old resident of Denipitiya. He was to be produced before the Matara Magistrate’s Court, yesterday. Police are yet to arrest the female suspect.


 

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