Son who murdered his parents taken into custody (photos)

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 11:06


A person has been arrested by Hemmathagama police as a suspect for the murder of his parents in Hemmathagama area in Thalgaspitiya.

The deceased' eldest son's wife has seen the couple dead when she visited them and has informed the police.

It has been revealed that their 38 year-old son has murdered his 73 year-old mother and the 76 year-old father by assaulting them inhumanly.

Furthermore, the suspect has been identified as a heavy drug addict by the police and investigations are still underway regarding the crime.


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