A suspect, who was charged with murdering a mother & daughter in the Kotakethana area, and was subsequently released on bail, has been abducted.
According to Police Media Spokesperson SSP Prishantha Jayakodi a group which had arrived in a van, had seized the individual while he had been at a house in the Gampaha-Henegama area at around 7 last evening.
Upon having been granted bail the individual had temporarily settled at a relative’s house in Henegama, together with his spouse.
According to the Police Media Spokesperson the suspect had been abducted during the absence of his wife.
A complaint in this regard has been lodged at the Malwathu-Hiripitiya police by the suspects wife.
According to a spokesperson attached to the Malwathu-Hiripitiya police a special team has been dispatched to the scene of the crime to carryout further investigations.