'Robber' killed in B'baria 'gunfight' with cops

‘Robber’ killed in B’baria ‘gunfight’ with cops


Dhaka – An alleged robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ between his cohorts and police in Aoul Bhanga Bridge area of Nabinagar upazila in Brahmanbaria early Sunday.The deceased was identified as Kajol, a resident of Sirirampur village of the upazila.Officer-in-charge of Nabinagar Police Station Imtiaz Ahmed said on a tip-off that a gang of robbers were taking preparation to commit robbery on Mohesh road in the area, a team of Shibpur police camp launched a drive there at about 1:30 am,UNB News Agency Reported.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the gang members opened fire at them, prompting the police personnel to retaliate that
triggered a gunfight.At one stage, Kajol was caught in the line of fire and injured while others managed to flee the scene.Kajol was rushed to Brahmanbaria Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead.Sub-inspector Rezaul Karim and two constables – Farhad Hossain and Salauddin — were also injured in the incident.Police recovered one pipe gun, two rounds of cartridge and four
machetes from the spot.


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