Colombo Crime Division has initiated investigations into the death of a policeman whose body was found in the coastal area of Wellawatta this morning.
The body of the policeman was found in the reefs of the beach near 47th Lane of Wellawatta this morning.
Police Media Spokesman stated that the deceased was attached to the Wellawatta police station and identified as a resident of Hettipola in Matale.
The victim, after end of his shift, had gone out with two other fellow constables last evening.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that it was reported to police later that the victim was missing.
Police said that the body of the deceased is lying at Kalubowila hospital and a post-mortem is scheduled to be held today.
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