A main suspect of Seya Sadevmi murder, Saman Jayalath who claimed full responsibility for the crime has been brought for a DNA test to be conducted by the Genetech institute at Borella.
Suspect Saman Jayalath is the elder brother of the other suspect Dunesh Priyashantha alias Kondaya who was remanded earlier in connection with the same crime.
When the case was taken before the Minuwangoda Magistrate D.A. Ruwan Pathirana yesterday, suspect Saman Jayalath admitted that he committed the murder.
He was produced before Court for the first time yesterday after CID arrested him last Saturday in Negombo.
The suspect made a statement before the Magistrate at his official chamber for nearly two hours yesterday.
Meanwhile, the suspect was produced for a DNA test today on the orders of Minuwangoda Magistrate D.A. Ruwan Pathirana.
The two main suspects, Saman Jayalath and Dunesh Priyashantha were further remanded until the 19th of October.