Military officer arrested over attack on wife

HandcuffsA military officer has been arrested over an attack on his wife recently, the police media unit said today.

The police said that Lieutenant Colonel Pradeep Kumara Nettasinghe was arrested over the incident where his wife was shot at in Athurugiriya by an unidentified group.

The woman was admitted to hospital for treatment with gunshot wounds. (Colombo Gazette)