Double murder accused among five arrested

Staff Correspondent

17 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Police arrested five criminals including an accused of the CRB double-murder case with firearm making materials and drugs from the city’s Enayet Bazar area on Saturday.         

The arrestees were identified as Sheikh Farid Ahmed, 43, Md Alauddin, 46, Md Yakub, 38, Shimul Biswas, 50, and Sirajul Islam, 43.

Police said the arrestees were involved with firearms and drug peddling, and snatching.

Of the arrestees, Farid is an accused of the sensational CRB double-murder case.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Mohsin of Kotwali police station said they arrested the criminals from a residence in the Enayet Bazar area.

Firearms making materials, 110 pieces of Yaba tablet and 200 kilograms of cannabis were also recovered from their possessions.