Police here early Wednesday detained three women over the killing of a young man at Banshbari Natunpara village in Shahjadpur upazila, UNB reports.
The detainees are Rekha Begum, 22, Chen Banu, 87, and her daughter-in-law Maleka Khatun, 22, of the village.
Officer-in-charge of Shahjadpur Police Station Golam Kibria said some miscreants slaughtered Sumon Sheel, 30, son of late Nimai Sheel, on Tuesday afternoon while he was returning home from a local bazaar.
Sumon’s elder brother filed a case in this regard. The trio was arrested for interrogation over the murder, said the OC.