Reports indicate that the suspect in connection with the murder of Seya Sadevmi of Kotadeniyawa was taken to the Negombo hospital for a medical investigation.
A representative of the hospital stated, that 32 year old Dinesh Priyashantha alias Kondaya, arrived at the hospital under the protection of officers of the CID.
Reports also indicate that, a tense situation erupted in the vicinity, when onlookers attempted to converge near the hospital, to get a glimpse of the suspect.
Update : Saturday, 26 September 2015 - 09:37
Kondaya discloses how he killed Seya
A main suspect who was arrested last evening (23rd) by the Criminal Investigations Department in Baduwathugoda, Bemmulla, Gampaha had confessed to the rape and murder of five year old Seya Sadevmi, the Police said.
According to police sources, the suspect, the 32 year-old suspect Dunesh Priyashantha alias Kondaya had made a lengthy confession to the CID.
The suspect had entered the house through the front door. Although the window of the room Seya was sleeping in was open, jumping through it was not possible and he had entered the room discreetly through the unlocked door which had given way when turned.
He had peeped into a lit room in passing and confirmed that everyone was asleep. After molesting and murdering the child the suspect had hidden the dead body of the child beside a canal and had gone to his sister’s home in Ingammaruwa.
It is mentioned that the suspect has revealed to the CID a lot of details about his conduct. However the Police says that investigations regarding the incident will be continued.