Bodies of three murdered persons were found near the Halwathura area in Bulathsinhala.
Police media spokesperson SSP Prishnatha Jayakody stated that the victims were identified as the mother, father and son.
The bodies were found inside a home while the reasons for the murders are yet to be determined as police conduct further investigations.
Meanwhile, the charred bodies of a mother and son were found in their home in Mudunkotuwa, Kiriella this morning.
Police Media Spokesman, SSP Prishantha Jayakoddy stated that the charred bodies were found within their home and police suspect that the victims had committed suicide over a land dispute.
The deceased mother was aged 32 years while her son was 7 years old.
Further investigations are being conducted into the deaths.