A 14-year-old has been killed in a shooting reported in Weeraketiya.
Police said he is a resident of Gajanayakagama.
The shooting was reported during a dispute among a group of relatives.
The individual who carried out the shooting has fled the area, while several Police teams are conducting investigations to arrest the suspect.
However, Police Media Spokesman Senior Superintendent Nihal Thalduwa said three persons were arrested over the incident.
Further investigations are being carried out by the Weeraketiya Police.
Meanwhile two persons were stabbed and killed yesterday in Polgahawela and Akuressa.