A third suspect was arrested today over the stabbing of a youth in Matara, the Police said.
The suspect had joined two others to carry out the crime last Saturday (November 24th).
The main suspect and another teenager were arrested over the killing yesterday.
A 17 year old boy, the main suspect in the stabbing of a 19 year old youth in Matara, was arrested yesterday and remanded.
Another 17 year old boy also surrendered to the Police yesterday over the incident.
The crime took place near a tuition class in Matara where the 19 year old was stabbed in front of passersby.
The incident was captured on CCTV cameras. (Colombo Gazette)