A husband and wife from Mattakkuliya have been arrested in connection to the body of a female found in a travelling bag at a garbage dump in Sapugaskanda.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Nihal Talduwa told NewsRadio that a lorry believed to have been used to transport the bag was also seized.
The body of the 44-year-old female was found on the 4th of November with her hands and feet bound.
SSP Talduwa said the Sapugaskanda Police and the Kelaniya Crimes Investigation Division conducted investigations following which the 36-year-old female and male were arrested on suspicion over the murder.
The suspects will be produced before the Mahara Magistrates Court tomorrow.