DINAJPUR: A 22-year-old young man was reportedly killed by his friend in Hakimpur upazila of the district on early Saturday over drug trading.
The deceased was identified as Shakil Hossain, 22, son of Huru Sheikh of Dharanda village in the upazila.Hakimpur Police Station Sub-Inspector (SI) Rakibul Hasan said Russell stabbed Shakil in Chandipur village around 12:30 am and fled.
Locals rushed Shakil to Rangpur Medical College and Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Police, however, arrested deceased’s friend Russell Hossain in this connection.
Filing of a case is underway in this connection.