Published : Thursday, 19 January, 2017 at 11:27 AM, Read : 220 times.
jamuna news: A suspected robber has been killed in an alleged gunfight with DB police in Kushtia's Sadar upazila.
The gunfight took place on Wednesday midnight in Alampur area on Kushtia-Jhenidha highway.
The deceased was identified as Amirul Islam Amir (50).
Sub Inspector of Alampur police camp Tareq Faysal Ibn Aziz said a gang of robbers were taking preparations to commit robbery in the area. On a tiff off, a team of DB police conducted a drive there and sensing the presence of law enforcers, dacoits opened fire, forcing the policemen to back fire that triggered a gunfight.
Later, police found the bullet-hit dead body of Amirul Islam from the spot.