A husband who was fleeing after shooting his wife has been arrested at dawn today in Puttalam -Ihalakatuneriya area.
Police Media Spokesperson states that the absconded husband has shot his wife yesterday night.
It was reported that he has also assaulted her with a sharp weapon after shooting. Only after the police conducted investigations, the husband who was fleeing was arrested at Ihala Katuneriya area.
The 28 year old mother of two who was killed in the incident is a resident of Wennappuwa- Sirigampola area.