Pathao driver killer arrested

Staff Correspondent

3 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Police detectives arrested Monday a professional mugger for the killing of a share-riding Pathao driver one week ago.

A special Detective Branch arrested  Nur Uddin alias Sumon from Shahjahanpur area around 3:00am and recovered the motorbike, helmet and mobile phone set of the Pathao driver, Milon.

Additional Commissioner (DB) of DMP Abdul Baten made the arrest public at news briefing at the DMP media centre at Mintoo Road.

He said Nur Uddin hired Milon’s Pathao bike for Taka 50 to go to Gulistan area, but as he tried to mug the driver a scuffle broke out. At one stage Nur Uddin slit the throat of Milon.

In response to a question, Baten said the aim was to snatch the motorcycle by Nur Uddin who was a professional mugger and was freed from jail recently.

To another query, the DB officer said the motorcycles should not be operated for rents sans apps system.