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Angry mob beat ‘thief’ to death in Jhenidah

Sun Online Desk     27th July, 2017 12:00:41 printer

Angry mob beat ‘thief’ to death in Jhenidah

A suspected thief has killed in a lynch-mob attack at Boro Bamundia village in Kotchandpur upazila of Jhenidah district.


The deceased was identified as Faruk 40, son of late Abubar Hossain, a resident of Gazirhat village in Kalia upazila of Norail.


Biplob Kumar Saha, officer-in-charge of Kotchandpur Police Station, said Faruk entered the house of Amirul Islam around 3:00 am and tried to steal valuables.


As the inmates sensed the intruder's presence, they screamed out for help. Hearing the hue and cry, locals rushed in and caught the man red-handed.


At one stage, the angry locals gave him a good thrashing, leaving him critically injured.


The injured was rushed to Kotchandpur Upazila Health Complex where he succumbed to his injuries around 6:00 am on Thursday.