A sawmill manager was found murdered at Talsahar in Ashuganj upazila yesterday.
The deceased was Kamal Ahmed, 37, of Habiganj Sadar upazila.
He worked at a sawmill in Habiganj as a manager, said Ashuganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Mezbah Uddin.
Sawmill owner Dewan Juton on Monday said Kamal left Habiganj for Dhaka in a pick-up with Segun wood and did not return since then. Muggers might have killed Kamal and taken away the wood, he said.
Police recovered the body from Talsahar village in Ashuganj. They later seized the pick-up from the area. Driver of the pick-up was also rescued in unconscious state from the spot, said the OC. The body bore injury marks, he said.