‘Lynch mob attack’ kills a dacoit in Tangail
Tangail Correspondent: A suspected dacoit was beaten to death by a mob atSolakuriaon Sagordighi-Bhoradubahigh wayat Ghatailupazilaof Tangail district on Monday morning, reports UNB.
The victim was identified as Biplob, 35, a resident of Khulna district.
Being tipped off that a gang of robbers came from a micro bus(Dhaka-Cha-53-6196) and was taking preparation to commit huge robbery, a team of police conducted a drive in the area around 1:30am, said Mizanur Rahman, assistant sub-inspector of Ghatail Police Station.
Realizing the presence of police, some of robbers managed to flee the scene but later,locals surrounded the robber gang and caught four — Biplob, Delwar, Nahid, and Sumon — of them.
At one stage, the agitated locals gave them a good beating and left Biplob dead on the spot and three others injured.
Police rescued the dead body of Biplob and arrested three others.
The injured were rushed to Ghatail Upazila Health Complex under police custody.