Wednesday, 05 August 2015 - 14:52
Suspect who murdered a woman, packed the body in a traveling bag and left at Bastian Mawatha bus terminal arrested
The Colombo Crimes Division today arrested the suspect who murdered a woman, packed the body in a luggage and left at Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal in Pettah.
A spokesman of the CCD stated that the suspect was arrested at Kovilkulam in Mannar.
The body which was concealed inside the luggage was found on the 29th of July.
Following the investigations, it was revealed that the victim, a 34 year old woman from Wadukkodai, Jaffna had remained with the suspect for a week at an inn in Colombo.
The police uncovered the details of the suspect after inspecting the visuals recorded on the CCTV cameras fixed at the inn and the surrounding area.