The police states that no suspects have been identified in relation to the shooting that occurred in Moragahahena - Millewa - Polhena region of a family of 3 who were travelling on a motorcycle.
Speaking to our news team a senior policeman in charge of the region stated that 4 police teams have been deployed to conduct the investigation into the incident.
A family of 3 comprising of the father, mother and daughter who were travelling on a motorcycle were shot at last night by two unidentified assailants on a motorcycle.
The police stated that the father and daughter died as a result of the shooting and that the wife who was injured and admitted to the Horana Base Hospital had received treatment and was subsequently discharged today.
Our news team inquired from police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana regarding the investigation which is currently underway.