Teen gang leader held with firearm, drug in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

14 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Police arrested a teenage gang leader and listed criminal with firearm, bullets and Yaba tablets from the city’s Agrabad area on Sunday.

Arrestee was identified as Md Shahed alias Bhikhari, 25, son of late Jafar Ahmed of Panwala Para under the Double Mooring Police Station in the city.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Mohsin of Double Mooring Police Station said on information, they arrested Shahed from Panwala Para area around 3:00am.

They recovered one light gun, one round of cartridge and 50 pieces of Yaba tablet from his possession, he said.

Shahed is accused of eight cases filed on different charges including for drug peddling. He was arrested for five times till now, said the OC. Sources said Shahed also leads a teenage-gang and use them against those who stand against him and his criminal offenses.

Meanwhile, his gang also attacked on anti-drug committee members in Bepari Para area leaving two injured recently, they said.