Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-13 arrested five absconding persons accused in the sensational Mominul murder case of Badarganj upazila in the district from Rangpur city on Wednesday afternoon.
“On a tip off, an operational team of the Crime Prevention Specialised Company (CPSC), Rangpur Camp, of RAB-13 arrested them from the city,” said a press release issued today by Assistant Director (Media) of RAB-13 Flight Lieutenant Mahmud Bashir Ahmed.
The arrested persons are Md. Rafikul Islam, 50, Merajul Islam, 22, Md Sirajul Islam, 43, Mahmudul Hasan, 28, and Most Morsheda Begum, 52, of Rangpur district.
A murder case was filed by the victim’s brother in this connection with Badarganj police station accusing the arrested persons on the following day and the killers had been on the run since committing the crime.
Alongside police, the elite force started conducting a shadow investigation into the sensational Mominul murder case and arrested the absconding killers from Rangpur city on Wednesday.
“During primary interrogation, the arrested persons admitted their involvement in murdering Mominul Islam Shah,” the release added.
Later, the elite force handed over the arrested persons to Badarganj police station for further legal proceedings.