[Police Log]-04.12.2015 | Daily News

[Police Log]-04.12.2015

Lightning kills two

Two people were killed and two others injured after being struck by lightning in Siyambalanduwa, police said. The deceased, aged 30, are residents of Kongaspitiya. Their bodies are lying at the Siyambalanduwa hospital mortuary. Siyambalanduwa Police are investigating.

Two die in pit

Two men in Valvettithurai on Wednesday, died after inhaling toxic gas fumes. Police said they were repairing a tube well inside a pit. The victims are residents of Puttala, Mandigayi. The bodies are lying at the Mandigayi hospital morgue for postmortem. Valvettithurai Police are investigating.

Stabbed to death

Two people were critically injured after being stabbed with a broken bottle in Hanwella, police said. The victims were rushed to Kosgama hospital where one succumbed to his injuries. The body of the 51-year-old-man is lying at the mortuary of the Avissawella hospital. The other victim was moved to the Avissawella hospital for treatment. Hanwella Police are conducting investigations.

Boy disappears in sea

Ambalanthota police have sought the help of the Navy to locate an 18-year-old boy who disappeared while sea-bathing on Wednesday. The boy, a resident of Udawalawa, was with five friends. Fishermen and area residents are helping with the search operation.

Body found in Beliatta

Beliatta police found a body in a well in Ambagasdeniya, Kithunumulla. The body was recovered after a tip-off. informing them of the fact. Investigations reveal the victim is a 26-year-old a resident of Mee-Ella, Hakmana. The body is lying at the morgue in the Matara Hospital for postmortem. Beliatta police are investigating.


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