A shop employee was killed by unidentified miscreants in Netrakona early yesterday.
Ashish Kumar Saha, 48, father of two daughters, used to work at a cloth store in the town's Boro Bazar area.
He was returning home in Purbapara village from his workplace, said Mohammad Fokhrujjaman Jewel, additional superintendent of police in Netrakona (Sadar Circle).
When he reached Sapmara area in Sadar upazila, miscreants hit him on the head with a brick, killing him instantly, he said.
Police did not find his cellphone on the spot. They sent the body to Netrakona Sadar Hospital morgue for an autopsy.
Two persons were held for interrogation.