A young man was hacked to death by anonymous criminals at Hatikata in Homna Upazila of Cumilla district on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as Nasir, son of Sattar Mia of Daulatpur village in the Upazila.
Md Fazle Rabbi, officer-in-charge of Homna Police Station, said some unidentified persons called Nasir from his house in the night.
Locals found the chopped body in the morning at Hatikata Beel and acquainted the police.
Being informed police recovered the body and sent it to Comilla Medical College Hospital for the autopsy, said the OC.
Police initially assumed that he might have been killed as a sequel of the previous enmity.