A case has been registered in the police station in connection with the robbery of two gold shops by killing the night watchman at Chaprashirhat of Kabirhat Upazila of Noakhali. Kabirhat Police Station OC Md. Rafiqul Islam confirmed this information.
OC Md. Rafiqul Islam said that the victim businessman Mintu Nath filed the case on Friday night accusing unknown 10-15 people as plaintiff. However, police have not yet arrested anyone in this incident.
Earlier, a group of dacoits in a pickup van raided the Chaprashirhat West Bazaar in the wee hours of Friday. They broke the doors and lockers of Ma-Mani Jewelers and M/s Noor Jewelers and took away 257 gold, 450 silver and three lakhs in cash. At the same time they beat up the owner of the Sharif cloth store and took the money with him.
At this time, the night watchman of the market. When Shahid Ullah intervened, the bandits hit him on the head and killed him.
OC said that the police are trying to arrest those involved in the robbery and murder and recover the looted goods and money.