DNA test report of the student arrested for Kotadeniyawa girl’s murder submitted to court
Police today submitted to the Minuwangoda Magistrate Court the DNA reports of the 17-year old student and the other suspect who are now in remand in connection with the murder of 5-year old girl of Kotadeniyawa.
Minuwangoda Acting Magistrate Athula Gunasekera stated that the DNA tests reports would be announced when the two suspects are produced before Court on October 2nd.
Meanwhile, the student and the other suspect were produced for a medical test at the Negombo hospital.
The two suspects were brought before Judicial Medical Officer of Negombo hospital Dr. Ruhul Huk on a court order issued earlier by Minuwangoda Magistrate Ruwan Pathirana.
The lawyer appeared for the student requested the Magistrate to perform a medical test to ascertain whether the student was assaulted during police custody.