Husband assaults wife with a sharp weapon, killing her

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 - 17:54


A husband in Ipalogama, Kekirawa has assaulted his wife with a sharp weapon and killed her.

Police said this murder took place this (07) afternoon.

The woman who was assaulted to death was a 48 year old mother of two in Konapathirawa, Kekirawa.

Police suspect that this killing was a result of a family conflict.

Police have taken into custody the deceased woman’s husband in connection with the killing. The suspect was then produced before the Magistrate’s Court and remanded. 

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