Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: Nine suspected robbers have been given a good beating after catching them from Borjona village in Kapasia upazila on early Friday.
The robbers were later handed over to police.
Quoting local people, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Kapasia police station Dulal Mia said a group of robbers, numbering 8-10 swooped on the house of Chan Mia at dead of night and looted valuables including gold ornaments, Tk 62,000 cash and five mobile phone sets after keeping the house inmates hostages at gunpoint.
Hearing a hue and cry, local people went to the spot and caught nine robbers after chasing them.
risingbd/Gazipur/Oct 13, 2017/Hasmot Ali/Amirul