It was revealed that the motive behind the murder of two children by their father at Vee Oya in Yatiyantota is the suspect’s suspicion about his wife.
Police Media Spokesman Office stated that the suspect had killed his children and attempted to commit suicide inside a line-room at Malalpola Estate in Yatiyantota.
Acting on information to police emergency numbers, Yatiyantota police found the bodies of a seven-year-old girl and a three-year-old boy hanging inside a line-room this morning.
Investigations revealed the suspect has suspected his wife, currently employed abroad, had an extra marital affair.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said the suspect is being further questioned over the incident.Story related to this incident published below