Boudh,November 10: In a bizarre incident, a young lawyer was axed to death at Bahira village under Baunsuni police station in the district on Tuesday morning.
The incident took place when lawyer Hemant Sahoo was on a morning walk. Unidentified miscreants attacked him from behind before fleeing. Profusely bleeding Hemant died on the spot.
Family members suspected previous enmity might be the reason behind the brutal crime. The enmity might develop relating to any legal matter, they added.
Meanwhile, Baunsuni police IIC along with the team rushed to the spot and started investigation. The police said the body of Hemant has been sent for post mortem. Investigation is on.