Our correspondent reported that police arrested three members of an inter-district robbers’ gang in Jakiganj upazila of Sylhet early Tuesday.
The arrestees are Saiful Islam, 28, Selim Ahmed, 28, and Kawsar Ahmed, 30. They hail from different villages under the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge Shafiqur Rahman of Jakiganj Police Station said, a team of the law enforcers, acting on a tip-off, raided Machargram area and arrested the three while they were taking preparation to commit a robbery in the area around 3:00am.
Police also seized some machetes and a grill cutting machine from their possession, the OC added.