Rape accused killed in ‘gunfight in Noakhali

Sun Online Desk

11th July, 2020 10:58:46 printer

Rape accused killed in ‘gunfight in Noakhali

The prime accused in a gang-rape case was killed in a reported gunfight with police in Noakhali's Senbagh upazila early Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Akram Hossain, 25, son of Abdul Gafur, hailing from Uttar Manikpur village of Arjuntola union under the upazila.

Police claimed that three members of their force—ASI Loken Mohajan, constable Emran and Zia-- also injured during the gunfight.

Confirming the news, officer-in-charge of Senbagh police station Abdul Baten said the law enforcers recovered one LG and two rounds of cartridges from the spot.