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Another accused of Rajon murder held in Sylhet

14Police arrested another accused in connection with the murder of 13-year-old Sheikh Md Samiul Alam Rajon from Sheikhpara in the city on Friday morning.

The arrestee was identified as Ali Haider, 37.

Officer-in-charge of Jalalabad Police Station Akhter Hossain said local people caught Haider around 11:30 am and handed him over to police.
Md Rahmat Ullah, additional deputy commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police confirmed the matter.
Earlier on July 8, the 13-year-old boy, Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajon, son of Sheikh Azizur Rahman of Badeali village in Sadar upazila, was brutally tortured to death over a theft at Sundar Ali Market in Kumargaon area of the city.

The killers themselves took the video footage of the incident and uploaded it on the internet.

The video clip went viral on social networking site Facebook and video-sharing site Youtube which caused a widespread outcry.