Another suspect had been arrested today in connection with the killing of the nightclub owner in Anuradhapura, the Police stated.
Earlier, six more suspects had been arrested in connection with the killing of the nightclub owner in Anuradhapura.
Police Spokesperson Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Ruwan Gunasekara stated four more suspects had surrendered to the Police yesterday, while two suspects were arrested by the police.
Adding further he stated six suspects, who were arrested on Tuesday (27) and another two who were detained for questioning in connection with the killing and injuring several others including the manager of the nightclub, were remanded till November 9 after they were produced in the Anuradhapura Magistrate’s Court.
The six suspects, who were arrested on Monday (26), were also remanded till November 9. ASP Gunasekara stated twenty suspects had been arrested so far in connection with the murder.
The Police are conducting investigation to arrest Army deserter Iron Ranasinghe alias SF Lokka, who is still at large in connection with the killing of the night club owner,” he said.
The 57-year-old nightclub owner and karate champion Wasantha Soyza was stabbed to death in Anuradhapura on Saturday night.