Three suspects have been arrested till Thursday over the gruesome murder of Barguna youth Rifat Sharif, who was hacked to death in broad daylight in front of his wife on Wednesday.
The arrestees are Chandan, Hasan and Nazmul. They are FIR-named accused in the case filed over the incident, said officer-in-charge of Barguna Police Station Abir Mohammad Hossain.
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They made the arrest after scrutinising the video footage of the incident, he said, adding that several teams of police and Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) were trying to arrest the rest.
Rifat Sharif, 22, was hacked to death by miscreants, including Nayan, Rifat Farazi, Rishan Farazi and Rabbi Akon, in front of his wife in the district town of Barguna on Wednesday.