A motorcyclist has succumbed after being stabbed during a dispute between the motorcyclist and a three-wheeler driver adjacent to a filling station in Horagolla, Nittambuwa.
Police said the three-wheeler driver had stabbed the motorcyclist with whom he had a dispute while being in the fuel queue and fled the area.
The motorcyclist succumbed while receiving treatment at the Wathupitiwala Hospital.
The deceased is a 29-year-old resident of Colombo 14.
His remains are placed at the morgue of the Wathupitiwala Hospital while the Nittambuwa Police is conducting investigations to arrest the three-wheeler driver.