A suspect arrested over the shooting incident at Jambugasmulla
Wednesday, 31 July 2019 - 8:50
Western Province Southern Crimes Division officials have arrested a suspect in connection with aiding and abetting in the incident of shooting to death a businessman in Jambugasmulla in Nugegoda and wounding another.
The suspect was arrested yesterday in Nugegoda.
The 39-year-old suspect is a resident of Gangodawila in Nugegoda.
As a result of querying the suspect two helmets worn by those who came to carry out the shooting have also been recovered.
Two persons who came on a motorcycle shot at two businessmen travelling in a jeep on 28th of this month.
While one businessman was killed in the incident, the other businessman is receiving treatment at the Kolubowila Teaching hospital.