The post mortem of murdered Seya Sadevmi of Kotadeniyawa has revealed that the girl was sexually abused before the crime.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Priyantha Jayakody said that the girl was strangled to death with a strap of cloth.
The post mortem was held by judicial medical officer Dr. M.N. Rahul Huck today at the Negombo hospital.
However police have recorded statements from 15 persons including the girl's father and grandfather.
Acting Police Media Spokesman SSP Priyantha Jayakody said investigations are continued on the details found during the post mortem.
Update : Monday, 14 September 2015 - 19:00
Post-mortem report of the Kotadeniyawa girl
Acting police media spokesman SSP Priyantha Jayakody says that it is revealed that the girl Sadevmi had been strangled and had undergone severe sexual abuse at Kotadeniyava in Divulapitiya, Gampaha.
The post-mortem on the deceased child’s remains was conducted this morning at the Negombo Hospital.
Update : Monday, 14 September 2015 - 13:19
Neighbouring family leaves the area after the mysterious death of Seya
After the mysterious death of Seya Sadevmi of Kotadeniyawa in Divulapitiya, one of her neighboring families has fled the area yesterday.
Police stated that investigations have been initiated to ascertain whether there is any connection between the mysterious death of Seya Sadevmi and the sudden disappearance of the neighboring family.
Meanwhile assistance of police officers attached to the stations of Divulapitiya, Katana and Negombo have been obtained to accelerate the investigation to the mysterious death of the girl.
Our correspondent stated that the post mortem of the deceased girl is being held at the Negombo hospital.