The slaughtered body of a boy was found at Monglarpara in Sadullahpur upazila on Thursday morning.
Deceased Shahid, 11, son of Azizur Rahman, a resident of Pirganj upazila in Rangpur district, was an auto rickshaw driver, reports unb.
He had been living in Sadullahpur upazila along with his family.
Officer-in-charge of Sadullahpur Police Station Farhad Imrul Kayes said Shahid went out of his house driving his auto rickshaw around 8.00pm on Wednesday and remained missing since then.
Locals spotted his slaughtered body in the area around 6.30am on Thursday morning and informed police, he said.
Police recovered the body and sent it to Gaibandha Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy.