One killed, 5 injured in Tissamaharama

One person was killed and five others injured following a grenade attack in Tissamaharama late last night.

The police said that the attack took place in Uduwilla, Tissamaharama following a dispute between two groups.

The suspects involved in the dispute had opened fire and then thrown a hand grenade towards a group of people.

According to the police the suspects involved in the incident had fled the scene following the attack. (Colombo Gazette)