Siblings arrested on arrival at BIA on murder charges | Daily News

Siblings arrested on arrival at BIA on murder charges

A brother and sister wanted by the Police in connection with a murder were arrested on Sunday (25) by Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake while they were returning to Sri Lanka from Switzerland.Investigations had revealed that they had come to Sri Lanka to pay their last respects to their mother.

The CID said that there was a murder case being heard at the Kaduwela Courts against the siblings who are residents of Robert Gunawardena Mawatha, Talangama.CID sources also said that the 41-year-old brother was a suspect in the case and that the 44-year-old sister had been issued with an Open Warrant in connection the murder.

The two suspects were produced before the Negombo Court yesterday (26). The sister had been released on bail while it had been informed that the brother be produced before the Kaduwela Courts.

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