Rifat murder: Suspect held
Police on Wednesday night arrested a school student in connection with a case filed over the sensational murder of Rifat Sharif in Barguna.
Arrested Ratul is a ninth grader of a Barguna school. Police did not disclose the details about the arrested person for the interest of investigation.
Sadar Police Station inspector Md Humayun Kabir, also the investigation officer (IO) of the case, said police arrested Ratul on Wednesday night.
Earlier on July 9, accused Rafiul Islam Rabbi gave a statement before the court confessing his involvement with the killing while Md Oliullah Oli and Tanvir gage statement on July 1, Chandon, Md Hasan on July 4 and Md Sagar and Najmul Hasan confessed their involvement on July 5.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by criminals in front of his wife Ayesha Siddika Minni in broad daylight in the district town on June 26. The incident was caught on surveillance camera.