Brahmanbaria: Police detained four robbers while they were attempting robbery with locally made arms at South Poirtala level crossing in Paura town early Sunday.
The detainees were identified as Forhad, 32, son of Matin Muhuri of South Zangal village of Sadar upazila, Nahidul Islam, 25, son of Nehar Mia of Kazipara Moholla, Odud Mis, 27, son of Moraza Ali of the area and Ershad Mia, 25, son of Abdur Rab of Medda area.
Confirming the news, Brahmanbaria Sadar Model thana sub-inspector Sohag said, tipped off, a police team conducted a drive in the area.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers the robbers tried to escape. At that time police managed to detained them with locally made arms.
A case will be filed in this matter, he added.