College student killed in Noakhali
NOAKHALI, May 15: A college student was stabbed to death over trifling matter at Alipur Dighir Par area under Chowmuhany Municipality of the district on Tuesday night.
Deceased Juhayer Hossen, 19, was the son of Belal Hossen of the area, and a student of Noakhali Government College.
In this connection, police arrested eight persons from different areas.
Of the arrested, two were identified as Abid Hossain, son of Azim Hossain of Mirwarishpur area in the upazila, and his cohort Fahim.
Police said few days back, one Rakib, a friend of the arrested Abid, was beaten. Condemning Juhayer as the main culprit, Abid, Ashraf, Jony, Fahim and his friends came to Dighir Par to interrogate him.
At one stage, they began beating Juhayer. Hearing his scream, locals rushed to the spot and found him injured.
He was rushed to Noakhali General Hospital where he was declared dead.
Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) of Begumganj Circle Md Shahjahan confirmed the incident.