Friday, 30 October 2015 - 13:02
2 more suspects of Karate Wasantha murder arrested; 25 suspects already in custody
The Anuradhapura police headquarters arrested two more suspects in connection with the murder of Karate Wasantha this morning.
An officer attached to the investigation team told our news team the suspects are residents of Anuradhapura.
Accordingly, 25 suspects in connection with the murder of Karate Wasantha have been arrested so far.
Meanwhile, the seaman who was arrested at the Karainagar Navy camp yesterday would be produced before the Anuradhapura Magistrate today.
22 suspects among the arrested 25 have already been remanded.
However the mastermind behind the murder, Eron Ranasinghe alias SF Lokka has not yet been arrested.
Meantime, the Anuradhapura Magistrate issued a restraining order on the Immigration and Emigration Controller yesterday to prevent Eron Ranasinghe from leaving the country.