Bogura gunfight kills 1
Published : Thursday, 6 September, 2018 at 11:04 AM Count : 225
A suspected criminal was killed in a gunfight with police in Sadar upazila of Bogura district early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Akand, 32, of Manikchawak area in the upazila.
Sanatan Chakrawarty, additional superintendent of Bogura (sadar circle) police, said being tipped-off that a gang of criminals was taking position in Matidhali Pollimangal area a team of police conducted a drive in the area around 2 am.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, criminals opened fire on police, forcing them to fire back.
At one stage, Akand caught in the line of fire and died on the spot.