The police have arrested two suspects in connection with the incident of shooting to death an individual in Ambalangoda –Madampe area.
A 24 year old who is said to be a supporter of Rathgama Local Council Shairman Manoj Mendis was murdered in this manner on the 10th of January.
One of the suspects in connection with the murder was arrested yesterday night with the possession of a foreign made pistol while the other suspect was arrested today (12) at Meetiyagoda Mahawatte area on information received from the former.
The police have found in his possession a T56 weapon, 8 nos bullets of the same, an ammunition shell and a gun which could be loaded.
The suspects are to be produced to the Balapitiya Magistrate Courts today.