Man hacks his wife to death, and commits suicide

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 19:19

A man, who hacked his wife to death, has committed suicide by consuming poison at Ihalawitiyala in Kamburupitiya, Matara today.

According to a spokesman of the Kamburupitiya Police, the incident took place this afternoon.

He further noted that the cause of the murder has not yet been determined yet.

The victim is a 54 year old woman, and her husband is 59 years old.