Couple found dead with stab wounds in Ambalangoda

police-line_100170662_mA couple have been found dead with stab wounds inside a house in Ambalangoda, the police media unit said today.

The police said that they had received information that the couple had been murdered inside the house last night.

The victims were identified as 63 year old Sepala Bope Arachchi and Malani Arachchi aged 62.

The bodies had been kept inside the house under police protection for the Magisterial inquiry to be conducted today.

The couple had a son who was away at a wedding at the time of the incident, the police media unit added. (Colombo Gazette)