The Police has released sketches of two suspects believed to be involved in the murder of the former editor of The Sunday Leader, Lasantha Wickrematunge.

Accordingly, the first suspect (sketch below) is said to be around 35 years old, fair-skinned, 5ft and 8 inches tall and with brown eyes.

Lasantha suspect 1


The second suspect (sketch below) is said to be around 40 years old, 5ft and 10 inches tall , dark-skinned with a stout body.

Lasantha suspect 2


The public has been requested to provide assistance by contacting the Police in the event they receive credible information about the two suspects.

The public could contact the police on:

0718 – 591 – 753

0718 – 591 – 770

0773 – 291 – 500