Suspected thief lynched in Madhubani

A suspected thief was lynched by a mob at Harna village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said on Thursday.

Madhubani: A suspected thief was lynched by a mob at Harna village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said on Thursday.

The villagers overpowered a suspected thief, identified as Ramcharitra (30) and battered him to death with lathis and other blunt objects last night, they said.

The deceased was among a group of 20 people who had gathered in the village to loot belongings from the households, they said.
The body has been sent for post-mortem and a case lodged in this connection, they added.

A .12 bore country-made pistol and ammunition were seized from the spot, they added.

PTI

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