Triple murder in Penal

Homicide officers are investigating a triple murder in Penal which occurred shortly after 8 pm on Sunday along Fazal Avenue, Penal.

Police said the occupants are unidentified at this time.

They were reportedly sitting in a parked silver Mazda 3 car when they were fired upon at point blank range.

Residents reported hearing more than a dozen gunshots.

The bodies of the men, slumped inside the vehicle, circulated on social media, an hour after the killings.

The men are not believed to be from the Penal district.

Homicide officers are continuing investigations.

- Radhica De Silva

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