Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said Facebook has been a contributory factor to the stabbing incident at Colombo court complex this morning.
The farther of a suspect was stabbed to death and a sister injured in front of Court Number 7 of the Hulftsdorp Court complex this morning.
The suspect was arrested by Kotahena police for allegedly kidnapping a girl, kept her in a hotel room and photographing her nude after feeding her with doping pills.
Initial investigations revealed that the suspect and the girl got to know each other through Face book.
The 25-year old suspect, a resident of Moratuwa Soyza Pura was bailed out when produced before Court Number 3 today.
The victim’s father has allegedly stabbed the suspect’s father while the latter and his daughter were escorting the suspect out of the court room.
The girl’s father who stabbed the suspect has been arrested after the incident.
Colombo National Hospital Spokesman stated that the suspect is out of danger.
Meanwhile police warn the public to take cautions on relationships that they build up through social media web sites such as Face book.Related story published below :