Four persons have been arrested over the stabbing and murder of an individual known as Keselwatte Fawaz.
The group was arrested by the Colombo Crimes Division.
Police said four swords were also seized from the suspect’s possession.
The suspects, residents of Keselwatta are between the ages of 23 and 31.
An investigation is underway to seize a car that was used by the suspects for the crime.
‘Keselwatte Fawaz’ was stabbed and murdered by a group at around 11pm on Saturday.
Investigations into the incident are being conducted by the CCD and the Keselwatta Police.