Dacoit lynched in church premises of JharkhandNovember 12th, 2008 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 12 (IANS) A dacoit was beaten to death by villagers within the premises of a church in Jharkhand Wednesday morning, police said.Three dacoits entered the church in Kutungiya village of Simdega, around 190 km from here, by making a hole in the wall early Wednesday morning. The dacoits were armed with revolvers.
The church priest woke up after hearing the sound and raised an alarm.
The villagers gathered and caught one of the dacoits. He was later beaten to death.
Two other dacoits managed to escape, police added.