Suspected robber killed in 'Chattogram gunfight'
Published : Wednesday, 13 October, 2021 at 3:54 PM Count : 264
A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at Banshkhali upazila in Chattogram district early Wednesday.
Deceased Alamgir, 45, was an accused in several cases including of robbery with different police stations in Chattogram.
RAB-7 Assistant Director Nurul Afsar said a group of miscreants opened fire on a regular patrol team of the RAB when they went to Gondamara area, forcing the elite force members to fire back that led to a gunfight.
After the gunfight, the RAB men recovered the bullet-hit body of Alamgir from the scene while others managed to escape the place, said Nurul.
However, the RAB recovered four firearms, 11 bullets, two machetes, and a knife from the spot, he added.