Members of the Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested eight suspected members of an inter-district robber gang from Motijheel area in the city on Tuesday.
The arrestees are — Md Babul Hossain, Md Israfil, Md Abul Bashar Mollah, Md Enamul Hoque, Md Sajib Sheikh, Md Moinul Islam, Md Latif Mia and Md Razan.
A special DB team conducted a drive at Motijheel area at around 7:00 pm and arrested the eight suspected robbers. The detectives also recovered two sharp weapons, five knives and other valuables from their possessions during the drive.
During preliminary interrogation, the arrested reportedly revealed that they have been involved in robbery and mugging in Dhaka and its adjacent areas for long, according to UNB. -Mithun