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Escaped four drug peddlers nabbed again


Published : 08 Sep 2020 09:28 PM | Updated : 08 Sep 2020 09:28 PM

Four accused drug peddlers, who were arrested with drugs from Amla village of Sharsha Upazila of Jashore, fled with handcuffs from a police van on Tuesday morning.

After six -hour operation, police arrested four drug peddlers from Amla village with handcuffs.

The arrested were  Mamun Hossain, 25, son of Waheed Hossain of Amla village, Shamim Islam, 26, son of Rezaul Islam, Shahabuddin, 30, son of Mostafa and Billal Hossain, 32, son of Aynal Hossain of the upazila.

Police and eyewitnesses said that Sharsha police raided Amla village this morning and arrested four drug peddlers with 100 bottles of Phensidyl and put them in a police van.

While being taken to the police station, 4 accused drug peddlers fled from the police van with handcuffs and fled. Later, several teams of police raided various places along the border and took them away from Amla village at around 2 pm Sharsha Police Station OC Badrul Alam Khan confirmed matter.