Suspect in contract killing of money lender arrested after nine years | Daily News

Suspect in contract killing of money lender arrested after nine years

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) said a suspect who allegedly gave the contract to kill a money lender in 2013, was arrested after nine years.

The suspect Vasana Patty (58) allegedly gave the contract to kill money lender Roshan Madushanka alias ‘Ran Malli’ of Weeraketiya in 2013.

The killing had taken place on May 6, 2013, and investigations were being carried out by a special team of police officers of the CID to apprehend the suspects in the murder.

During the investigations, it was revealed that the suspect had given this contract. The police said that the suspect who had come to Colombo on the day after the murder which was carried out on his instructions, later came to Matara and disguised himself as a person who collects various old items.

A police officer said that the suspect was arrested while hiding in a house in Kotuwegoda, Matara, based on information revealed about the suspect.

The police say that investigations are being carried out to arrest the people who came to shoot the suspect.


 

 


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