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‘Criminal’ killed in city ‘gunfight’

Sun Online Desk     22nd August, 2017 09:32:09 printer

‘Criminal’ killed in city ‘gunfight’

An alleged criminal has been killed in a reported gunfight with detectives in Jurain graveyard area of Dhaka city.


The deceased, aged around 30, could not be identified immediately.


Mahbubul Haque, sub-inspector of Shyampur Police Station, said that on secret information a team of Detective Branch of police conducted a drive in the area around 2:00 am on Tuesday.


Sensing the presence of law enforcers, the criminal opened fire on them, prompting them to retaliate, triggering the gunfight.


Later, the bullet-hit criminal was rescued from the spot.


The injured was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead around 4:00 am, added the SI.