The main suspect arrested over the killing the Kotadeniyaawa child, Seyaa Sadewmi, after abducting and subjecting her to a sexual abuse has made a confession about the manner the offences had been committed.
The suspect was arrested in the Badhulugoda area in Bemmulla in Gampaha day-before-yesterday.
The suspect has confessed that he killed the child.
The 32-year old suspect named Dunesh Priyashaantha aka ‘Kondayaa’ has entered the house by opening the front door.
The suspect has confessed that although the window of the room where the child had been sleeping had been open, he had entered the house through the front door since it was not possible to jump from the window.
The suspect had confessed that the front door opened automatically when the door knob was turned.
The suspect has confessed that while he carried the child from the vicinity of the house he had seen a bulb burning in a room and he was sure that the persons in that room were fast asleep.
Having killed the child after raping her the suspect had hidden the child’s body near the stream and gone to the house of sister of his resident at Ingammaaruwa.
Reports say that the arrested suspect had revealed to the CID lot of details about his character.
However the police said that investigations about the incidents were still being carried out.