The Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) today arrested two suspects, over the abduction and murder of Mohommad Suleiman, businessman from Bambalapitiya, police said.
One of the arrested suspects is 22-years-old while the other is aged 23.
Sulaiman was found dead in Mawanella last Wednesday (24) three days after he was abducted near his residence in Bambalapitiya. A ransom demand of Rs 20 million had reportedly been made by the kidnappers.
Eight investigative teams led by the CCD launched investigations into the incident after the partially decomposed body of the businessman, who was reported missing on Sunday (21) night, was discovered in Mawanella.