Slain U.S. blogger's father unhappy over pace of Bangladesh investigation

March 17, 2015 3:03 PM

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DHAKA (Reuters) - The father of a U.S. blogger who was killed by machete-armed attackers while on a visit to Bangladesh complained on Tuesday about the pace of the investigation as criticism over perceived police inaction grew.

Avijit Roy, an engineer of Bangladeshi origin, was slain after he and his wife visited a book fair last month. His wife, Rafida Bonya Ahmed, suffered head injuries and lost a finger. She later returned to the United States for treatment.

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