An SSP was yesterday questioned by the CID for about six hours in connection with the killing of the brother of a notorious underworld leader.
Nugegoda division SSP A. Udayapala was summoned to the CID headquarters over the killing of Roshan Wickramasinghe, bother of Nawala Nihal.
CID sources said the Kaduwela Magistrate had earlier ordered the CID to arrest the SSP and produce him in courts, but up to last morning he was on duty in the same area.
CID sources said he was questioned for over six hours in connection with his alleged links with under world activities.
They said more officers would be questioned in the next few days.