A 28-year-old woman has been allegedly gang-raped by five people after being abducted in Ranishankoil upazila of Thakurgaon district.
The crime occurred at Chapdha Bazar in Ranisankail upazila on Friday afternoon.
The arrestees were identified as Risad, 21, son of Karimul Islam of Chapdha Pipla village, Fazlur Rahman, 22, son of Saleman Ali of Hatpukur village and Akash, 22, son of Shahjahan Ali of Chapdha Pipla area. Police are trying to arrest two more accused of the case identified as Rakim and Laskar.
According to the complaint, the woman, a mother of two children, of Dakkhin Paria area along with her seven-year-old son was going to her sister’s house at Ruhiya on Friday afternoon.
When she reached Chapdha Bazar, the accused abducted her and took her to a mango orchard of one Anwar Master.
Later, they kept the son of the woman at knife point and raped her in turns.
Around 12 am, local people managed to catch one Fazlur red handed while they were trying to flee the scene.
Police are trying to arrest the other accused, said OC.