Tamil youth shot dead in Trincomalee

[TamilNet, Monday, 15 January 2007, 16:09 GMT]
Unidentified armed man shot dead a Tamil youth Monday evening around 6:00 p.m. in the heart of Trincomalee town, sources in the east port town said.

The victim was identified as Thambipillai Ramanan, 30.

According to preliminary investigations conducted by the Trincomalee Police, unidentified men waylaid the deceased when he was returning home from work.

The armed men entered the house in Huskison Road where Ramanan ran into for safety, and shot him dead, sources said.

 

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