COMILLA: A robber was beaten to death in a lynch-mob action at Parchanga village of Chandina Upazila on early Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Bashar, 35, son of Late Idris Mia.
Mahichail Union Parishad chairman Ruhul Amin said a gang of robbers attacked the residence of one expatriate Shimul Sarkar and looted gold ornaments and cash money at around 1am.
Later, the robbers were taking preparation to rob Shahid Mia’s house about 2:30am. Sensing the presence of the robbers, Shahid informed the locals over mobile phone.
On information, locals chased the robbers and caught Bashar. The angry locals beat up Bashar, leaving him dead on the spot.
Confirming the matter, Chandina Thana OC Golam Morshed told banglanews the body was sent to morgue.
BDST: 1150 HRS, July 15, 2012
Edited by: Shahin Afroz, Newsroom Editor
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