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Suspected fake DB policemen arrested in Tangail

  • Published at 12:23 pm January 11th, 2019
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They were allegedly kidnapping a 14-year old schoolboy

Police has arrested two suspected fake DB police members, at Soling Bazar in  Tangail. 

On Thursday, the supposed fake DB men were beaten-up by frustrated locals; who rescued a school student who was allegedly being kidnapped by the fraudulent DB policemen. Later, the locals handed over the fake DB men to the police.

Police recovered a pistol from the site. The incident occurred on Thursday night at the Sling Bazar area of Garo Bazar.

According to the locals, Tanjil, 14—a ninth grader and son of Rafiqul Islam of Fulbaria Kosmail village of the neighboring district in Mymensingh—was standing beside a road in Kusmail area, on Thursday evening, with his motorcycle.

The suspected fake DB men, in a private car, suddenly pulled over near Tanjil and told him that there was a case against him. He was forced inside the car as the suspected fake DB men started to travel to Soling Bazar. 

Locals then intervened and rescued the boy; as two others of the same suspected fake DB police group fled the scene while firing blank rounds.

The agitated crowd set fire to the private car used by the alleged kidnappers. 

The injured suspected fake DB policemen were then sent to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital for treatment.

Confirming the matter to the Dhaka Tribune Ghatail police station Officer-in-Charge Maksudul said: "As this incident took place under Fulbaria police station we have handed over the two suspects, and the rescued boy, to Fulbaria police station officials.

"The injured suspects are receiving treatment at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital under police custody"