By Muslim Mirror
Samastipur: In Bihar’s Samastipur district, villagers brutally killed a Muslim youth on suspicion of bull theft. The incident took place on Monday.
On getting information about the incident, the police reached the spot and took the dead body in possession and sent it to Sadar Hospital for post-mortem. A bike and mobile phone have been recovered from the spot. The police is investigating the matter. The deceased is said to be a resident of Begusarai district.
According to media reports, the incident took place in Vibhutipur police station area. According to the police, i some people were stealing the bull of farmer Sukhlal Sahni, resident of Chakhabib Ward 9, on Sunday night, during which Sahni woke up and started making noise. During this the villagers gathered and started searching for the bull. The villagers laid siege to three men carrying bullocks half a kilometer away.
Subsequently, the villagers caught a thief, while two others managed to escape. It is alleged that the villagers beat up the person who was caught. this caused his death.
Vibhutipur station in-charge Chandrakant Gauri said on Monday that the police recovered a bike and mobile phone from near the spot. The deceased has been identified as Mustakim alias Bhola, a resident of Aigh village of Muffasil police station area of Begusarai district.
The relatives of the deceased have been informed. The body has been sent by the police for post-mortem. Police is investigating the case.