Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested a man accused in 29 cases filed with different police stations of Chattogram.
Md Ismail Hossain Tempoo alias Tempoo Ismail (35), from city's Chandgaon area, was arrested from Rowfabad area, said Additional Deputy Commissioner Ashikur Rahman of CMP.
Police seized a firearm, machete and 545 yaba pills from him, said Ashikur.
"Tempoo Ismail is a top-listed criminal of Chattogram; he is accused in 29 cases for extortion, mugging and robbery. He was arrested several times and was in jail but did not refrain from criminal activities," the ADC added.