Police early yesterday arrested four alleged burglars and seized electronic devices, gold ornaments and cash, after conducting drives at different areas of Chattogram city.
The arrestees are Md Imon (32), Md Asrab Khan (35), Imon’s wife Sajada Akhter Sadia (20) and Anika Sultana Sony (19), said police.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) Nezam Uddin of Kotwali police said, “Imon is an apparel worker in Chattogram EPZ and has been doing burglary for the last 12 years.”
After looting valuables and cash, they deposited the money through booths of a bank, the OC said.
Sub-inspector Mominul of the station said the gang so far committed over 300 burglaries in the last 10 years in different areas of the city and nearby districts.
“During investigation of a case, police traced the gang and recovered electronics devices including laptops and expensive mobile phones from their possession,” said the SI.