Sunday, 28 September 2014 - 11:19
Kalu Chooty wanted over several murders killed in Police shooting.-Video
A criminal thought to be responsible for several murders was killed in a police shooting in the Rajakeeya Mawatha in Colombo this morning.
The person killed in Hiran Dharshana Gunawardana, alias “Kalu Chooty”.
The suspect had been arrested by the Mirihana Crimes Investigation Unit last night and was been taken to arrest another suspect involved in the crimes today.
However, the suspect had tried to strangle the driver of the Police jeep and escape leading to the shooting.
Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that the suspect is believed to be involved in 3 killings in Sinhapura – Kolonnawa.