Man carrying severed head of a boy lynched
NETRAKONA, July 18: An unidentified man carrying a severed head of a child was beaten to death by angry mob at Netrakona district town on Thursday.
The decapitated head belonged to Sajib, 8, son of rickshaw-puller Rahisuddin in Katali area.
Police and local sources said Sajib went out of his home at about 10:00am and went to his father for taking money to buy ice cream.
But, Rahisuddin told Sajib he would give him money later. Since then he was missing. At about 1:00pm, local people caught an unidentified youth in Barhatta area when Sajib's head fell on the road from a bag he was carrying.
The angry mob chased the youth, caught and beat him black and blue, leaving him dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the severed head of the child and the body of the man, said Netrakona Model police OC M Tajul Islam.