3 among mother-son shot dead in broad daylight; ASI arrested
Published: 01:52 PM, 13 June 2021 Updated: 04:19 PM, 13 June 2021
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Three people including a woman and her child were shot to death by miscreants in broad daylight in Kushtia city on Sunday morning.
Police arrested Assistant Sub-inspector of police Soumen in the incident, which took place in the city's Custom Junction area around 11:45 pm on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Shakil, 28, Asma, 25, and her five-year-old son Robin.
The accused ASI is working in Fultala police station of Khulna. However, the cause of the murder could not be known yet.
Witnesses said that they suddenly heard gunshots around 11:00 pm. The child was first shot from behind and then the couple. Market vendors then chased the shooter and detained him in a house.
Later, the injured were rescued and took to Kushtia General Hospital, where all three died while undergoing treatment.
On information, Kushtia Additional Superintendent of Police Atiqul Islam visited the spot.