One held with two firearms in Ctg | 2017-09-14 |

One held with two firearms in Ctg

Staff Correspondent     14 September, 2017 12:00 AM printer

CHITTAGONG: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested a youth with two firearms from Sitakunda upazila in the district on Wednesday.
The arrestee is identified as Md Sukkur, 21, a resident of Laksham upazila in Comilla.

RAB-7 Lieutenant Commander Ashekur Rahman said on receiving information, they conducted a drive in Faujzdarhat Bazar area at around 4:00pm.

They arrested Sukkur with two one-shooter guns from the area during the drive, he said.  

During the preliminary interrogation, the arrestee admitted that he had long been involved with arms smuggling, he said.