Doctor found mur­dered in­side house in Ko­ta­hena

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) - - NEWS - BY DAR­SHANA SANJEEWA BALASURIYA

The body of a 67-year-old re­tired doctor was found in­side his res­i­dence at Bloe­mend­hal Road in Ko­ta­hena yes­ter­day morn­ing.

Po­lice said the Ko­ta­hena Po­lice launched an in­ves­ti­ga­tion into the mur­der fol­low­ing a tip-off. In­ves­ti­ga­tion re­vealed that the vic­tim was liv­ing alone in his two-storey build­ing. Po­lice said the vic­tim’s hands and legs had been tied when they re­cov­ered the body. Po­lice sus­pect that a theft who en­tered in the house might have killed the vic­tim. How­ever, po­lice are yet to iden­tify the suspects.

In­ves­ti­ga­tion re­vealed that the vic­tim was liv­ing alone in his two-storey build­ing. Po­lice said the vic­tim’s hands and legs had been tied when they re­cov­ered the body

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