The Police Bureau of Investigation arrested a person in suspicion of his involvement with the rape of four women during a robbery in Chittagong’s Karnaphuli area.
PBI inspector Sontosh Kumar Chakma, also the investigation officer of the case, said Jahirul Islam Howlader, 26, from Sutalori area of Jhalkathi, was arrested at Sayedabad Bus Station area in Dhaka on Wednesday.
Sontosh said Mizan Matabbar, who was held earlier in this connection, revealed that Jahirul and Maidul, another suspect, had assisted them during the robbery.
Jahirul would be placed before a court on today, said the PBI inspector.
On December 13, a group of robbers, entered into a one-storey house, cutting open the window grilles at Bara Uthan union of Karnaphuli at about 1:00am and raped the four women of the family at gunpoint.
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