Detective Branch (South) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested eight fake DB men in the capital’s Paltan are on Friday, said DMP on Saturday.
The arrestees are Mintu Gazi, 40, Mohammad Sabuj, 45, Abdul Jalil Howlader, 52, Atiqur Rahman, 32, Billal Kha, 26, Ripon Howlader, 42, Sultan Khan, 55, and Al Amin, 45.A team of DB south’s Vehicle Theft Prevention and Recovery led by Assistant Commissioner Rafiqul Alam nabbed them from in front of Bangabandhu National Stadium Super Market around 1.20 pm.
The team also recovered a pistol, two bullets, two jackets with DB written on them, a pair of handcuffs, a walkie-talkie and a microbus from their possession.
Police said that they introduced themselves as DB men, picked up those who withdrew a huge amount of money from banks and took away the money.
Two cases were filed with Paltan Police Station.