3 'cattle lifters' beaten dead in Jashore
Published : Monday, 13 January, 2020 at 9:46 AM Count : 266
Three suspected cattle lifters were beaten to death by a mob in Abhaynagar upazila of Jashore early Monday.
A gang of cattle lifters theft three cows of one Khorshed Ali at Gaidgachhi village and tried to flee around 4:30am.
Sensing the matter, Khorshed started shouting.
Local people then made announcement through a loudspeaker of a nearby mosque and asked the villagers to prevent the cattle lifters, said Abhaynagar Police Station OC Tajul Islam confirmed the news.
Hearing the announcement huge crowed gathered at Prembagh area and chased the gang. Later, they managed to catch four of them and beat them black and blue, leaving two died on the spot while another at the Upazila Health Complex.
OC Tajul Islam said the bodies were sent to Jashore Sadar Hospital morgue.
Meanwhile, police detained the injured suspect.