A female has died in a shooting at a residence in Matugama last night.
The reason behind the shooting has not been uncovered.
Police said two individuals are believed to be involved in the incident.
Six bullet caps of a T56 firearm were discovered by Police at the crime scene.
Initial investigations revealed the suspects targeted the husband of the 38-year-old deceased.
Police said the husband had taken cover and was unharmed.
The female’s remains are placed at the Nagoda Hospital.
The Matugama Police is conducting further investigations.