Drug suspect hacked to death
A 33-year-old man who was released on bail for a drug offence had
been found killed with his throat slit with a sharp object near the
Gothatuwa bund on the IDH road last morning.
Wellampitiya Police found the body of the victim identified as
Mohamed Nishabdeen Mohamed Risvan on a tip off. He was a resident of
Colombo 13, the police said.
The suspect who was in the remanded custody for a heroin related
offence had been released on bail recently.
The motive behind the killing has not been ascertained yet.
Wellampitiya Police are investigating.