|Published : 13 Oct 2016, 11:32:54 | Updated : 13 Oct 2016, 11:34:17|
Police nab seven ‘robbers’ in Brahmanbaria
Police nabbed seven alleged robbers, including the gang leader, following a robbery attempt on the Titas River at Pakhimul in Sarail upazila of Brahmanbaria district on Wednesday night.
The gang leader, identified as Manik, a resident of Rasulpur village of the upazila, according to a news agency report.
Rupak Kumar Saha, officer-in-charge of Sarail Police Station, said being tipped off police conducted a drive in the area and arrested the seven robbers while they were taking preparation to commit a robbery around 10.30pm.
Police also seized one pipe-gun, two rounds of bullets, two cartridges, two machetes and four sharp weapons from their possession.