Aug 16, 2021

Arm of youth severed in attack

Police say a youth was left with a severed arm, when two youth were attacked by a group bearing sharp weapons in Sirikandurawatte, Ratgama.

3 members of one family and 2 swords used in the attack have been taken into custody and the injured admitted to Karapitiya Hospital.

The arm was severed from above the left elbow and the youth is in critical condition.