Moneylender battered to death in MP

Indore: A 28-year-old moneylender was allegedly beaten to death using a baseball bat and stones over some dispute here on Tuesday, police said.

The incident took place at Shaeed Hemu Colony in Malharganj area in the wee hours today, police said adding that the deceased has been identified as Durgesh Dubey, police said.

One Pintu has been detained in this connection, police said and added that a search had been launched to nab two others in this connection.

A motorcycle, mobile phone and gold ornaments belonging to the deceased have been recovered from the spot, they said.