A former officer of Sonali Bank Ltd was found dead at Ghurulia-Uttarpara in Sadar upazila on Tuesday night.
The deceased was identified as Rezaul Islam, 50, a former officer of Jessore corporate branch of Sonali Bank and son of Anar Ali of Hasimpur village in Sadar upazila of the district.
Officer-in-charge of Kotwali Police Station Sheikh Ilias Hossain said locals spotted the body of Rezaul in Ghurulia area around 8:30pm and informed police.
Later, the law enforcers recovered the body that bored chopping marks in the head and sent it to Jessore General Hospital for autopsy.
Police also recovered a motorcycle and two blank cheques of Sonali Bank from the spot.
Police said the miscreants might have hacked him to death with sharp weapons.