Grocer stabbed dead in Gazipur
A grocer was stabbed to death allegedly by a mugger at Sreepur upazila in Gazipur district on Wednesday morning.
Deceased Mokhlesur Rahman, 32, was the son of Afaj Uddin, a resident of Jamirapara village under Bhaluka upazila in Mymensingh.
It was learnt that Rubel, 30, of Naihati village under Rajapur in Jhalakathi, came to Mokhlesur's shop at Beraiderchala area at about 10:00am and started looting valuables. As the shop keeper protested the matter, the criminal stabbed him to death.
However, local people caught Rubel and handed over him to police after giving him a good thrash.
Regarding the matter, Sreepur Police Station inspector (investigation) Mahfuz Imtiaz Bhuiyan said after recovery, police sent the body to shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Medical College Hospital.
A case was filed in this connection, he added.