An individual arrested in connection with the shooting of Amila Prasanna alias ‘Sunshine Sudda’ has been remanded till the 23rd of this month.
The order was issued by the Matara Magistrate’s Court.
The 33-year-old suspect who is the owner of the van used for the crime is a resident of Sedawatta, Wellampitiya.
The van was earlier found by Police while the owner was arrested yesterday by the Matara Divisional Crime Bureau.
It was revealed during interrogations that the van was illegally assembled.
While it was also revealed that the van had been given to a close associate of an organized crime figure Nadun Chinthaka, alias ‘Harak Kata’ last month.
The suspect had previously been remanded for several crimes and was out on bail. The Kotawila Police are conducting further investigations.