A Suspect arrested in connection with the 13 year old girl’s murder in Vavuniya


A individual suspected of being responsible for the rape and murder of a 13 year old school girl at Ukkulamkulam in Vavuniya has been arrested.  Police Media Spokesman’s office stated that the suspect is a 36 old neighbor of the victim, who is an electrician by profession.

Earlier, it was reported this girl committed suicide by hanging on February 16th.  . however police initiated an investigation after the post mortem on the body raised suspicions of sexual abuse.