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Robber killed in Jhenaidah ‘gunfight’

Sun Online Desk     18th July, 2018 08:10:24 printer

Robber killed in Jhenaidah ‘gunfight’

 

A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with the members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Bhaturia in Harikundu upazila on Tuesday night.

 

The deceased was identified as Amirul Islam Pocha, 43, a member of an inter-district robber gang.

 

Golam Morshed, assistant superintendent of Rab-6, said the elite force set up a check-post in the area. While passing through the check-post, a gang of robbers opened fire to Rab men forcing them to fire back in self-defence.

 

Later, the Rab members recovered the bullet-hit body of Pocha and sent to Harinakundu Upazila Health Complex.

 

They also recovered one shutter gun, two bullets and a sharp weapon from the spot.

 

The deceased was wanted in 13 cases including that of murder and robbery, said the Rab official, reports UNB.


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