Man wanted for strangling 3 women to death arrested

March 18, 2023 at 4:47 PM

A 34-year-old male has been arrested from Elpitiya for strangling three women to death and looting property, police said.

The suspect was wanted to for the murder of 3 women, one incident in November last year in Ittapana Police division and the other 2 murders reportedly committed in February this year in Elpitiya.

Elpitiya division crimes investigation unit is conducting further investigations. (NewsWire)