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Skeletal remains found in Kohuwala

2013 Jul 04

Parts of a skeleton including a skull and fragments of bone were found parcelled in a roadside drain on Sri Vihara Mawatha, Kohuwala today, Police Media Spokespersons SSP Buddhika Siriwardena told Ceylon Today Online.

 

 

A skull and fragments of a bone where discovered by Urban Council workers of a Dengue eradication program at 11:45 a.m. and was reported to the Kohuwela Police.  

 

 

SSP Siriwardena told Ceylon Today that the bone fragments exposed were not fresh.

 

 

However, they are yet to be investigated by a forensic investigator.

 

 

In addition, the sudden discovery of the bones in a prominent place was not explained by the Police. Further details as to the origin of the skulls are unknown.

 

 

The court ordered a further investigation today and the results are yet to be known.

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