Oct 22, 2019

Chilaw PS member who attempted to stab wife remanded

A Chilaw Pradeshiya Sabha member who attempted to stab his wife who was on duty at the Chilaw District General Hospital was remanded until November 01.

Chilaw additional magistrate Rakitha Abeysinghe, had issued the remand order on the suspect when he was produced before court today (Oct 22).

The suspect had been arrested by the Chilaw Police after he had attempted to stab his wife, while being drunk following an argument at the hospital.