Two arrested over triple murder

Two suspects have been arrested over the triple murder in Karandeniya, the police media unit said today.

The police said that a 58 year old man and his 26 year old son were arrested over the murder of a lady and her two children.

All three victims were found dead in the house a couple of days ago with stab wounds.

The police said that following the arrest of two suspects today the police had also recovered two objects believed to have been used for the murder.

The 39 year old woman, her nine year old daughter and seven year old son were found dead in the house following information received by the police.

Further investigations are underway. (Colombo Gazette)