Police recovered the body of a marketing officer of the daily Banik Barta, kept hidden inside a suitcase, from the city’s Namapara of Khelkhet on Friday.
Police arrested the suspected killer identified as Faisal alias Paddy and detained three more people–Rakib, Raihan and Fahim for interrogation.The victim was identified as Jahangir Alam, 40. He was residing at Tejgaon area and went to Khilkhet Nama para several days back to visit his one of cousin’s house.
Being informed, a team of Khilkhet thana police went to Namapara at around 9:00 am and recovered the body from a flat of a 5-storey building.
Sub-Inspector (SI) Monir said local people informed police getting foul smell from the flat. Jahangir remained missing for last two days.
Police arrested the victim’s cousin Faisal and three other people from the area, SI Monir added.
During interrogation, Faisal reportedly confessed to killing Jahangir due to dispute with him over money transaction, SI Monir said.