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Robber suspect killed in 'gunfight'

Published : Sunday, 9 September, 2018 at 12:55 PM Count : 275

A suspected robber was killed in a gunfight between two gangs in Araihazar upazila of Narayanganj early Sunday.

Son of Noor Mia, deceased Zakir Hossain, 40, was a resident in Dakshinkhan area of Dhaka.

Zakir found dead following a gunfight between two groups of robbers over the sharing of looted booty at Shantipur village in the upazila, said MA Haque, officer-in-charge of Araihazar police station.

Hearing the sound of gunshots, patrol police rushed to the spot and found bullet-hit Zakir. The dacoit was taken to he upazila health complex where the on-duty doctors declared him dead, the OC added.

There were seven cases with different police stations against Zakir for robbery.

Some lethal arms and bullets were recovered from the spot.


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