By Pradeep Samarakoon and Chaminda Silva
Multi-billionaire businessman’s son who abducted a female student of an international school and mercilessly assaulted her after taking her to a hotel room in Talahena was arrested by the Narahenpita police.
Investigations have revealed that the 22-year-old suspect has had a love affair with the 20-year-old victim and later the latter had broken up with him.
The police said the incident occurred when the victim was waiting for her vehicle to go home after school.
After the staff of the hotel heard the 20-year-old’s cries the manager had come with the staff, broken open the door of the room and rescued the victim and rushed her to the hospital.
Later the suspect had been handed over to the police.
The police said the victim’s father was also a wealthy businessman.