Netrakona police on Sunday arrested a youth for his alleged involvement in snatching away a mobile of a man after stabbing him in the throat.
The arrestee is Shakil Mia, 20, son of Shamsul Fakir of Madanpur Purbapara village in Netrakona Sadar upazila.
Victim Milon Mia, 35, son of late Chand Mia of Singapur village in the upazila, is now undergoing treatment at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital.
Md Borhan Uddin Khan, officer-in-charge of Netrakona Model Police Station, said a gang took away the mobile phone of Milon after stabbing him in the throat in Madanpur area on Thursday night.
Critically injured Milon was later sent to the hospital, said the OC, adding that the victim's brother filed a case in this connection.
The arrestee was produced before a Netrakona court that sent him to jail yesterday afternoon, said the police official.
Police are raiding different areas to arrest other accused, he said.