7 robbers held in B’baria

Sun Online Desk

13th October, 2016 11:21:33 printer

7 robbers held in B’baria

Police arrested seven alleged robbers, including the gang leader, following a robbery attempt on the Titas River at Pakhimul in Sarail upazila on Wednesday night.


The gang leader, identified as Manik, a resident of Rasulpur village of the upazila, was wanted in eight cases for robbery.


Rupak Kumar Saha, officer-in-charge of Sarail Police Station, said being tipped off, police conducted a drive in the area and arrested the seven robbers while they were taking preparation to commit a robbery around 10.30pm.


Police also seized one pipegun, two rounds of bullets, two cartridges, two machetes and four sharp weapons from their possession.