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4 suspected muggers held in Dhaka

  • Published at 01:31 pm April 16th, 2019
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They were detained around 11:05pm in Tejgaon

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has detained four suspected muggers at Satrasta intersection in the Tejgaon industrial area of Dhaka.

They were detained around 11:05pm on Monday. 

The detained are: Osman Gani, 29; Faruk Hossain, 28; Jakir Hossain, 24; and Md Rasel, 23. 

Confirming the matter to the Dhaka Tribune, RAB 2 Assistant Superintendent of Police Shahidul Islam said:"Acting on a tip-off, we came to know a suspected mugger gang was preparing for a hijacking. 

"On the basis of the information, a team of RAB 2 conducted a raid on Satrasta intersection and held four hijackers with locally-made ammunition."

Shahidul added:"They have been conducting this kind of crime in the area for a long time. We are planning take legal action against them"