A naval personnel attached to the Trincomalee naval camp has shot at a
female sailor and ended up killing himself as well.
According to Naval media spokesperson Commander Kosala Warnakulasooriya the incident had transpired at around 1 pm this afternoon.
The female sailor is said to be a 22 year old resident of the Nawalapitiya area while the male seaman is believed to be a 23 year old resident of the Monaragala area.
According to the naval spokesperson a personnel dispute is said to have led to the death of these two individuals.
The Trincomalee police as well as the navy are probing further investigations into the incident.
Moreover it was reported last Friday that a soldier had shot at another soldier and had committed suicide at the Nagavihara army camp.