CID reveals murder of a policemen in 2008

2019-06-11 at 20:15

Investigations have revealed that a Police officer who was reported missing in 2008 in Kokkadicholei was murdered and buried.

The discovery was made by officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department during investigations into the murder of two Policemen while on duty in Vavunathivu.

Police Media Spokesman Superintendent of Police Ruwan Gunasekara said three suspects have been arrested thus far over the murder while they continue to be detained and questioned.

The Police Media Spokesman said the father of the missing Police officer had lodged a complaint before the Kattankudy Police over his son’s disappearance.

SP Gunasekara noted officials attached to the CID were also able to find the place where the body of the Police officer was buried.

The Policeman was shot and killed. Efforts are currently underway to exhume the body by obtaining a order from the Batticaloa Magistrates Court.