Dhaka, 27 September, Abnews: A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police in Uttar Kattali Beribadh area under Pahartoli Thana early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Sabuj Prokash alias Pichchi Sabuj (25).
Acting on a tip-off that a gang of robbers were taking preparation to commit robbery, a team of police conducted a drive in the area, said Officer-in-charge of Pahartoli Thana Sadip Kumar Das.
At on stage cohorts of the victim opened fire on the law enforcers prompting them to retaliate triggering a gunfight. At one stage, police recovered the body of Sabuj and arrested Apu from the spot.
The law enforcers recovered one pistol, two guns, one LG, a toy pistol and seven bullets were recovered from the spot.
Sabuj was wanted in 8 cases, said the police official.