2 suspected robbers lynched in Narsingdi

Staff Correspondent
25 November 2020, Wed
Published: 12:34 Updated: 01:26

2 suspected robbers lynched in Narsingdi

Two suspected robbers were beaten to death by an angry mob in Narsingdi.

The incident took place at Murgiber Bazar under Shibpur Upazila in Narsingdi on Tuesday night.

The deceased is identified as Md. Sohel, son of Aminul Islam of Kuliarchar area in Kishoreganj and the identity of the other could not be known immediately.

According to local sources, a group of 12 to 16 robbers stormed the houses of Borhan, Golzar and Kanchan at Murgiber village in Sristighar area of the Upazila around 3:00 am. 

The victims of the robbery made phone calls to neighbours and gathered locals to detain the robbers.

Later, the locals caught three robbers and beat them up.

On Information, Shibpur Thana police rushed to the spot and found the two dead and another robber Manik critically injured.

Officer-in-charge Abul Kalam of Shibpur Police Station said that deceased Sohel was a member of the inter-district robber gang. A total of five cases, including murder, women repression and robbery, were found against him, Officer-in-charge added.