32-year-old shot in Matara dies

March 30, 2023 at 9:43 AM

A 32-year-old individual has died while receiving treatment at the Matara Hospital for gunshot injuries. 

The Police stated that a group that had arrived in a car had opened fire at the victim in the Gurubebila area in Midigama last evening (29).

The suspects had fled the area after the shooting, while the victim had been admitted to the Matara Hospital with serious injuries.

However, the victim, who is a resident of Midigama, succumbed to injuries while receiving treatment in the hospital today (30). 

The Midigama Police has launched investigations to apprehend the suspects involved in the shooting. (NewsWire)