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Cop shot at checkpoint in Chittagong

Sun Online Desk     16th February, 2018 07:25:03 printer

Cop shot at checkpoint in Chittagong


Unidentified attackers shot a policeman at a check post in Panchlaish area in Chittagong.  


The victim is identified as ASI Abdul Malek of Panchlaish police station.


The incident took place at around 4:00pm on Friday when ASI Abdul Malek signalled two motorbikes to stop at the checkpoint in Sholoshohor of the port city.


Police sources informed that they shot Malek  as soon as the law enforcers approached to frisk them.


Police arrested one of the attackers but the others managed to flee, leaving the motorbikes.


With gunshot injuries, the police officer is now undergoing treatment at Chittagong Medical College and Hospital.


Any more details could not be known immediately.