The arrested was identified as Masud, son of Hasan Choukidar from Chatni area of Sadar upazila
Police arrested a man for attempting to abduct and rape a child in Bonbelghoria Adarshagram of Natore Sadar upazila on Thursday.
The arrested was identified as Masud, son of Hasan Choukidar from Chatni area of Sadar upazila.
A case was filed with the Natore Sadar police station in this connection.
Natore Sadar police station OC Jalal Uddin said: "Masud tried to abduct an eight-year-old boy by threatening him with a sharp weapon. Hearing the boy's screams, locals managed to catch Masud and handed him over to police."
The accused has prior charges of rapes and attempted rapes against him, OC Jalal added.