Woman’s body found in hotel:
Police hunt for suspect
Police are trying to trace the person who
occupied the room in a hotel in Kollupitiya in which a woman was
found dead with stab wounds by hotel staff on Tuesday. It is
suspected that the crime was committed a few days before the
discovery of the body.
Police nab conman
A man who tried to sell fake gold nuggets
(maranchi) for Rs 790,000 to a resident in Hunupitiya was nabbed by
Kekirawa police. Kekirawa magistrate remanded the suspect until
March 9 and ordered the police to carry further investigations.