Investigations have been started on a complaint made by the wife of a person who had gone to bring cattle at Divulapalassa area and did not return home. During the search conducted by the local residents regarding this missing person, the dead body of the person was found in the Dikpitiya forest area in the morning of December 5th.
Hasalaka Police K9 Dog Unit’s sniffer named “Shaggy” handled by police constable Senawirathna has been assigned to the investigations.
This K9 dog has passed several houses from the crime scene and went to the room of the house where the suspect resides using the sniff obtained from a stick found at the crime scene. Then the dog went to the well near the house and grabbed some washed cloths.
Accordingly, the 46-year-old suspect involved in this crime has been arrested by the police. (LankaXpress.com )