Detective Branch (DB) police arrested at least five suspected robbers including their ringleader while preparing for a robbery in the capital’s Paltan area.
The arrestees were identified as Imran Hossain Shaheen, Md. Hira Bepari, Javed Ahmed Babu, Md. Arif Iqbal and Abul Khair Rana.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police of Detective Ramana Division Mishu Biswas confirmed it.
He said there was information that some people are staying in Masjid Gali adjacent to Paltan Jonaki Super Market with an intention of committing a robbery in the area.
Later, police conducted a drive and arrested them.