Police yesterday rescued a stolen baby and arrested two people in this connection in Chattogram.
The arrestees -- Rehana Parvin, 40, and Didarul Alam, 55 -- are from Raipur of Fatikchhari upazila, said police.
A couple -- Omar Faruk, a CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver, and Sharmin Akter -- lived with their eight-month-old son Saimun at a slum in the city’s Boubazar, said Chandgaon Police Station Inspector (investigation) Abdur Rahim.
One of their neighbours stole the baby from their house on Monday, he said.
On allegation, police came to know that the neighbour handed the baby over to a woman named Rehana Parvin, which led to her arrest, said the police officer.
Rehana told police that she handed the baby over to one Didarul Alam in the upazila, said the inspector, adding that they found the man and the baby at his residence in Raipur village.
The man and woman were being interrogated at the police station till filing of this report.