The fugitive accused of the murder case while stealing the launch was caught

The fugitive accused of the murder case while stealing the launch was caught
The fugitive accused of the murder case while stealing the launch was caught

District Correspondent

Barisal: Launch authorities have arrested a person named Ripon while stealing money from passengers. Later it is known that he is an absconding accused in the murder case.

The incident took place at the launch of MV Parabat-12 bound for Barisal from Dhaka on Saturday (September 3). Ripon’s home is in Payraganj of Mirzaganj upazila of Patuakhali district.

The launch staff said that the CCTV monitors saw a person grabbing passengers’ bags and taking money. At that time, the launch staff arrested him and informed the Barisal Naval Police. Ripon was arrested by members of the Naval Police after receiving the information. His wife was with him at that time.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Barisal Naval Police Hasanat Zaman said that a person named Ripon was brought to the police station in connection with the theft of the launch. His wife is with him. On inquiry, I found out that Ripon is an absconding accused in a murder case in Mirzaganj police station of Patuakhali.

He said, ‘If those who have stolen money at the launch complain, take legal action. Otherwise it will be handed over to Mirzaganj police station.’

Meanwhile, Mirzaganj police station officer in-charge (OC) Anwar Hossain said, ‘We are looking for an accused named Ripon in the murder case. The accused was arrested by the Barisal Naval Police in a theft case.’

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The article is in Bengali

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