Police has arrested the two main suspects in the killing of a person by assaulting him with sharp weapons near a shop on Jampettah Street in Kotahena last noon.
Police media spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekera said that the two arrested suspects were brothers.
By now it has been revealed that this killing has taken place due to a personal brawl.
Four persons had come in a three-wheeler, carried out the killing and fled leaving the three-wheeler at the spot.
Police media spokesman said that as a result of investigations carried out, it had thus been possible to arrest the two main suspects in the incident.
The person killed was a 33-year old named John Peter Reagon.
Police media spokesman said further that there had been charges against him with regard to several incidents including homicides and burglaries.Related story published below : http://goo.gl/LxEYZ8