CHITTAGONG: Police arrested two muggers with stolen laptops, mobile phone sets, tabs and equipments used in burglary from the city’s Bakolia area on Monday.
The arrestees are identified as Ujjawal alias Hatkata Jahangir, 35, and Osman Goni alias Yaba Osman, 38.
Sources in the Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) said on information, police arrested the duo from the house of Osman at Abdul Latif Hat in the area.
Acting on their statement, DB men raided the house of Osman and mobile phone shop ‘HG Mobile Avenue’ at Jalsha Market.
A total of eight stolen laptop computers, 15 mobile phone sets of different brands, two tabs, a CPU, a LED monitor and some equipments used in burglary were recovered from the house and shop.
Of the arrestees, Jahangir is accused in four cases while Osman in three cases, said the sources.
The arrestees are active members of mugger’s gang ‘Hamka Group’ engaged in different criminal activities like snatching and burglary in the city and district.
Jahangir is leader of the group that steals laptop, mobile phones, gold ornaments and money breaking door open at houses and shops.
The arrestees disclosed the names of their seven accomplices and drives were going on to nab the criminals, added the sources.