A suspect has been arrested in Kilinochchi over the killing of the two Policemen in Batticaloa yesterday, the Police said.
The Police media unit said that the 48 year old suspect was arrested in Vatakachchi.
Two policemen were found dead in Batticaloa yesterday and a special investigation was launched.
The two constables were found dead at a police checkpoint in Vavunaithivu in Batticaloa.
The two policemen were believed to have been shot dead.
A special police team had been deployed to Batticaloa to investigate the incident. (Colombo Gazette)