|Published : 23 Nov 2016, 15:52:18|
DMP recovers Dutch envoy’s stolen handbag
Dhaka Metropolitan Police recovered the stolen handbag of Netherlands’ ambassador and arrested two suspects.
The diplomat, Leoni Margaretha Cuelenaere, was at the Dhaka University’s Art Faculty on Monday to launch a photo exhibition when her bag was stolen, reports bdnews24.com.
“Detective Branch (South) arrested two in connection with the theft. The contents of the bag were also found,” said DMP Deputy Commissioner Masudur Rahman on Wednesday.
He did not immediately give out the identities of the suspects. A press briefing over the arrests will be held at the DMP’s media centre.
Police had earlier said they spotted the thief from a security footage. –RH