A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Rab members in Banshkhali upazila of Chattogram early Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Md Alamgir alias ‘Alam Dakat’, 45, a member of a robber gang in Bashkhali upazila.
At one stage, Alam was caught in the line of fire while the gang members managed to flee the scene.
Later, he was later taken to a local hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Four firearms, three sharp weapons, 13 bullets were recovered from the spot.
Chattogram Rab Assistant Director (Media) Nurul Absar said there are nine cases against Alamgir with different police stations of Chattogram including Banshkhali police station.