Patna : In a shocking incident of cow related violence three were beaten to death on Friday by locals in the Saran district of Bihar over the suspicion of cattle theft, reported ANI quoting police sources.
Another alleged cattle thief, who was with them, managed to escape.
Locals in Baniyapur village in Saran caught of hold of the three men in the early hours on Friday and accused them of trying to steal cattle. While two men, who have not yet been identified, were beaten to death; the third man escaped, as per ANI report.
Bodies have been sent for postmortem.