An unidentified youth, aged about 30, was killed during a 'gunfight' with Detective Branch (DB) of police in capital's Khilgaon area early Tuesday.
Sub-inspector Arif of Khilgaon Police Station said, the gunfight took place at Jora Pukurpar area around 3:15 am.
The youth received bullet injuries during the gunfight.
He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where he died around 4am.
Police recovered a pistol, two round bullets, six crude bombs and a petrol bomb from the spot.