A 16-year-old unknown boy has allegedly been hacked to death in Munshiganj as he refused to give cigarette to a teenage.
The incident took place at Char Muktarpur area of the district on Sunday (July 23) morning. The Crime Scene unit of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) recovered the body on Sunday noon.
The accused was known as Md Sajjad Hossain, 15. Police detained him.
Khairul Islam, Additional Superintendent of Police (Sadar Circle) in Munshiganj, confirmed the matter.
He said, “It was a planned murder. They had an altercation over cigarette. At one stage, Sajjad hacked the victim with a machete, leaving him killed. The suspect was detained.”
He further said, “The body was sent Munshiganj Sadar General Hospital for autopsy.”
The identity of the deceased could not be known till the report was filed, he added.