Two ‘robbers’ arrested with firearms


Recently two alleged robbers were arrested at Hatia Upazila in Noakhali, local Coast Guards  claimed it. They were arrested in a drive at Moulvi Char River area of Shukhchar union under Hatia upazila, says a press release. After a fight, seven robbers were detained. At that time, two robbers were arrested by Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG). However, other robbers fled after sensing the presence of BCG. 

The arrestee are Aiyub Ali, 45, son of Mahmud Ullah hailed from Char Abdullah village of Ramgoti upazila of Lakshmipur district and Mohammad Farid, 30, son of Nur Mohammad hailed from the same village. During this time, BCG seized two pistol and four round bullets from them. 

Station Commander of Hatia Coast Guard Lt. Commander Mehedi Hasan confirmed the matter. BCG handed over the seized weapons and two robbers to Hatia Police Station.