The main suspect in the child abduction case in Sapugskanda, Makola has died after the police opened fire.
The suspect Suresh Kumar was arrested yesterday at Thandikulum in Vavuniya. When interrogating the suspect had revealed of a location where some weapons were concealed. When the suspect was taken to this location he had attempted to flee after attacking the police with a weapon found from the site. The Police said that the suspect sustained injuries when the Police returned fire. He later succumbed to injuries died at the Ragama Hospital.