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'Drug trader' killed in Jessore 'gunfight'

Sun Online Desk     16th October, 2018 09:15:13 printer

'Drug trader' killed in Jessore 'gunfight'


A suspected drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight between two groups of drug peddlers at Mangalgati in Jessore Sadar upazila early Tuesday.


Both of the deceased are around 30-year old, said Apurba Hasan, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Police Station.


Being informed about a gunfight between two groups of drug traders in the area, a team of police conducted a drive around 4 am, said the OC.


Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the gang members fled away the scene.


Later, the team recovered the bullet-hit body, two kilogram hemp and 200 Yaba tablets from the spot, the OC added.