(NewsRadio); Three persons have been arrested in relation to the murder of a driver of a rented car in Ingiriya on the 14th of December.
The trio is accused of murdering the driver of the car who was transporting the group from Ratnapura, dumping the corpse in an abandoned plot in Ketakedella and stealing the vehicle.
Police said the trio was apprehended yesterday in Ambalantota.
The arrested individuals aged 31 and 36 are residents of Ambalantota and Hungama.
Police seized the stolen car, two mobile phones of the deceased individual, and three other mobile phones.
The suspects are scheduled to be produced before the Horana Magistrate’s Court today.
The Ingiriya Police is conducting further investigations.