Police informer shot to death in Teknaf
Published : Monday, 12 April, 2021 at 5:49 PM Count : 265
A police informer was shot to death by criminals at Teknaf upazila in Cox's Bazar district on Sunday night.
The deceased was identified as Imam Hossain, a resident of Leda Nurali Para area under Hnila union in the upazila. He was a informer for local law enforcers, police said.
The deceased's elder brother Saddam Hossain said 10 to 15 men, led by Yaba trader Khaleq, intercepted Imam on his way while he was returning from a local mosque after performing Isha prayers at about 9:00pm.
They fired on him and also hacked him indiscriminately. He died on the spot
Being informed, police recovered the body from the scene and sent it to Cox's Bazar Sadar Hospital morgue, said Teknaf Police Station officer in-charge Hafizur Rahman.
Police are investigating the matter and trying to arrest those involved in the killing, he added.