8 Oct

Police seek assistance to identify one of Lasanthas assailants

The Police today released a sketch of one of the assailants of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunga and sought public assistance to identify the suspect.The Police media unit said that the sketch was drawn based on information provided by eyewitnesses. The suspect is believed to be around 35 years of age, just over 5 feet tall, fair in complexion with brown eyes.Anyone with reliable information on the suspect can contact 011-2422176, 011-2380380, 071-8305528, 071-8349505, 077-3291500 or 071-8070207. (Colombo Gazette) read more