Marine Drive murder suspect arrested

22 November 2012 12:44 pm - 20     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Police today arrested a suspect in the marine drive killing, police spokesman Prishantha Jayakody said. SSP Jayakody said the suspect was taken into custody together with the knife allegedly used in the crime.

The suspect is said to be a 44 year old male named Abdul Cader residing in the Pamankada area and the Police said he had personally known the victim Vijitha de Costa .

The Bambalapitya police who made the arrest are carrying on further investigations into the incident.( H.F)

  Comments - 20

  • ashok Friday, 23 November 2012 09:09 AM

    How about a Presidential Pardon…..

    Travis Saturday, 24 November 2012 05:21 AM

    Yes for sure there is much more to the story, listen to both sides and get to the bottom of the FULL story . BUT if he is the actual killer, the same must be done to him for sure without delay.

    crime buster Saturday, 24 November 2012 05:55 AM

    Don't be stupid POLICE cannot find the culprit so fast. This
    is only a frame work. The real culprit is at large with money
    and political back-up. Whom are they fooling.

    merril Thursday, 22 November 2012 01:11 PM

    Hang him

    Bala Sunderam Sunday, 25 November 2012 02:09 AM

    May justice be done ONLY if he is found guilty.

    Sim Thursday, 22 November 2012 01:25 PM

    Hang him in Public

    Grumpy Thursday, 22 November 2012 01:35 PM

    The real killer needsto be punished the max, but I am socurious to find out the reason behind it. I guess business deal or woman deal.. Lol

    Nodrog Thursday, 22 November 2012 01:51 PM

    Good work Police. Now hang him.

    sobers Friday, 23 November 2012 10:16 AM

    give him saudi special, sever his neck in a public place.

    Rehan Fernando Thursday, 22 November 2012 02:55 PM

    well said

    rumi Thursday, 22 November 2012 03:20 PM

    should be hanged- no excuse for murders.

    Kondebendapucheena Thursday, 22 November 2012 03:22 PM

    Well Done SL Police

    Faris, Thursday, 22 November 2012 03:32 PM

    Public execution is the better answer.

    Tony Montana Thursday, 22 November 2012 03:36 PM

    He is a suspect so they have to find out whether he did the crime.

    samuwel Thursday, 22 November 2012 04:05 PM

    hooooraaaayyyy

    Blue Ribbon Lokka Friday, 23 November 2012 04:39 AM

    Well said Faris, we must use the Saudi Law cut his head off

    buffaloa citizen Friday, 23 November 2012 04:46 AM

    The stupid morons calling for this suspects hanging just shows the uncivilised culture of Sri Lankan society. Their is always two sides to a coin and a intelligent and knowledgeable society will listen to both sides before commenting.

    crufts Saturday, 24 November 2012 02:13 AM

    Brilliant. No politics involved. The Police cracks the case in good time. Lasantha Wickramatunga's murder? Obvious or what?

    sorenson Friday, 23 November 2012 08:49 AM

    We would like to know the backgroung of this killing - sure there will be a story!

    Roshan Friday, 23 November 2012 08:59 AM

    Yes both should be murdered, unfortunately the victim is already dead.


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