Police have arrested a suspect behind the gruesome murder of two minors
in the Pallewela area in Rathnapura.
The minors had been impaled with a sharp object on multiple occasions.
According to investigations carried out on the incident, the motive behind the murder has been ascertained as an illicit love affair.
According to police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana the suspect placed under arrest is a resident of the Pallewela area.