Suspected ‘robber’ killed in Lakshmipur ‘inter-gang gunfight’

United News of Bangladesh . Lakshmipur | Published: 11:51, Sep 21,2019


A suspected robber was killed in an alleged infighting between two gangs at Shakchar of Lakshmipur Sadar upazila on early Saturday.

The identity of the deceased could not be known yet.

AKM Azizur Rahman Mia, officer-in-charge of Sadar police station, said that a police tem went near a brick kiln in Shakchar after being informed about a gunfight between two robber gangs.

‘Police fired nine shots to take the situation under control,’ he said.
When the miscreants fled the scene, the police found a man with bullet injuries at the spot and took him to the Sadar Hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.

A light gun and three bullets were recovered from the spot, the OC said, adding that a case had been filed.

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