Hyena kills a 10-month-old infant

August 1st, 2008 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS  

Patna, Aug 1 (IANS) A hyena attacked and killed a 10-month-old infant in a Bihar village, the police said Friday. The baby was taken away by the hyena at Rampur village in Madhepura district, 250 km from here.

The shocked villagers informed the police.

A joint team of forest officials, along with the police and the villagers launched a search operation and recovered half eaten parts of the baby.

A few days ago, the same animal had reportedly attacked and killed a villager and injured a dozen others in a neighbouring village.

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