Monday, 26 May 2014 - 19:49
3 police teams deployed to investigate the murder of Mathale undergraduate.
The Post mortem of the female student’s body which was found in a forest at Katudeniya area in Warapitiya, Matale was held today.
The Post mortem revealed that the student was killed by hitting her head with a blunt weapon.
However, Police were not able to arrest any suspects involved in the murder.
Matale Police stated that 3 special police teams have been deployed to conduct the investigation.
The funeral of the student will be held on the 28th.
Police found the body of the alleged female student in a forest following a complaint lodged by her brother stating that his sister was missing.
The police media spokesman’s office further stated that the deceased student is a 24 year old undergraduate of the Peradeniya University External Degree program.