Housewife arrested with firearms in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

9 April, 2020 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Police arrested a housewife with two Light Guns (LG) and five rounds of bullets from Banshkhali upazila in the district on Wednesday early hours.

The arrestee was identified as Aman Pakhi alias Jhorna, 20, second wife of Md Morshed hailing from Puichori union under the upazila.

Sources said Morshed, an auto-rickshaw driver, was involved in firearms trading in the area.

Banshkhali police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Rezaul Karim Majumder said police recovered two LGs and five rounds of bullets during a drive at residence of Morshed.  

“His second wife Pakhi was arrested in this connection while he managed to flee,” said the OC. A case was filed in this connection, he added.