‘Robber’ killed in B’baria ‘gunfight’

Our Correspondent

14 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

BRAHMANBARIA: A suspected robber was killed in a gunfight with police at Jatrapur Chaporbari in Ashuganj upaizla here on Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Saddam Hossain, 25, son of Kangal Miah of Sarail upazila.

Jabed Mahmud, officer-in-charge of Ashuganj Police Station, said they raided the area around 1:00am acting on a tip-off that a gang of robbers was there.

The criminals opened fire as soon as police reached the spot, triggering a battle.