Friday, January 8, 2016, Poush 25, 1422 BS, Rabiul Awal 26, 1437 Hijri

?Thief? beaten dead in Laxmipur
Our Correspondent
Published :Friday, 8 January, 2016,  Time : 12:00 AM  View Count : 21
LAXMIPUR, Jan 7: A suspected thief was beaten to death at Angarpara in Ramganj upazila of the district early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Muslim Mia, 36, son of Sekandar Ali in Augankhil area.
Local Ward Councillor Hannan Babu said Muslim entered the house of an expatriate Bachhu Dewan at about 2:45am.
But, sensing his presence, Bachchu's wife raised a hue and cry. Hearing her's scream, neighbours rushed in and beat Muslim mercilessly, leaving him dead on the spot.
Local people said Muslim recently came out of jail and was again involved in theft.
Officer-in-Charge of Ramganj Police Station (Investigation) Solaiman Chowdhury confirmed the matter.

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