In Sherpur Sadar, the head of the inter-district dacoity group ‘Moscow Bahini’, Moscow aka Moscow Thief, was arrested along with the stolen cow and handed over to the police. Locals arrested him from Joginimura Uttarpara of Charsherpur Union of Sadar Upazila on his way to take the stolen cows in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Son of the deceased city Mia of Ramakrishnapur village of Charsherpur union of Moscow Sadar upazila. In the evening, officer-in-charge of Sherpur Sadar Police Station, Emdadul Haque, confirmed this information.
Munnaf Ali, a UP member of Yoginimura village, said, ‘Moscow went to steal several houses including Sutarbari, Jahangir Mia’s house in Yoginimura Uttarpara last night. The locals started looking for him. After that at one point he went into hiding.’
Munnaf Ali also said, ‘Moscow was caught by locals along with cows. At dawn, the owner of the cow came and identified the cow. After noon, Moscow was handed over to the headquarters police.
Locals said that Moscow has been involved in robbery and theft for almost 40 years. Despite being caught by the police several times, he did not stop stealing. He formed the ‘Moscow Army’ in the early nineties. He also stole from the district jail officials’ quarters. Once the ‘Moscow army’ also robbed by letter.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Sadar police station. Emdadul Haque said, ‘Moscow was arrested by the police and the stolen cow was also seized and brought to the police station. A case has been filed in the police station in this regard.