POST TIME: 13 October, 2021 02:46:28 PM
‘Robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’ in Chattogram
UNB, Chattogram

‘Robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’ in Chattogram

 A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Rab members in Banshkhali  upazila of Chattogram  early Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Md Alamgir alias ‘Alam Dakat’, 45, a member of a robber gang in Bashkhali upazila.

Rab sources said when a team was patrolling Gondamara village in the upazila in the early hours of Wednesday  some miscreants suddenly opened fire on them, forcing them to fire back.

At one stage, Alam was caught in the line of fire while the gang members managed to flee the scene.

Later, he was later taken to a local hospital where  doctors declared him dead.

Four firearms, three sharp weapons, 13 bullets were recovered from the spot.

Chattogram Rab Assistant Director (Media) Nurul Absar said there are nine cases against Alamgir with  different police stations of Chattogram including Banshkhali police station.