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One arrested, 3 on the run over gang rape in Noakhali

Police arrested a man in connection to a case involving rape of a woman at Dharmapur union, Noakhali Sadar upwardazila on Sunday. Today, the victim filed a case against the four men at Sudharam Model Police Station. Md Rakib (25), Mamun (25) and Juel (27) are the accused. Saif Uddin (28) is also being charged. Police said that Rakib was arrested, and that the other suspects are still on the run. Rakib, a resident of Laxmipur’s Ramgati upazila used to drive an auto-rickshaw that ran on CNG in the Dharmapur region. Rakib took Rakib to the park on Sunday afternoon and to a nearby fisheries facility later in the evening. Rakib, along with three other friends, gang-raped her, and then fled the scene. Locals heard her screaming and ran to the police. The woman was rescued by police who arrived on the scene. According to Shahed Uddin (OC), officer-in-charge (OC), Sudharam Model Police Station, Rakib was taken into custody the next night after the victim gave his stat