Man killed in Teknaf shootout

Man killed in Teknaf shootout

 Teknaf (Cox`s Bazar) Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:08 AM, 20 April 2019   Updated: 07:03 PM, 20 April 2019

Symbolic Photo

Symbolic Photo

A man was killed in a gunfight between two groups of drug traders at Kanjorpara hill area in Teknaf Upazila of Cox's Bazar early Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Shahabuddin, son of Abdur Rahman of Howaikyang  Kanjor Para area and an accused in multiple cases. 

Teknaf Model Police Station Sub-Inspector (Operation) Rakibul Islam Khan said that the gunfight took place between two groups of drug traders in the area. On information, a team of police rushed to the spot and recovered bullet-injured Shahabuddin, while others managed to flee. 

Later, the injured was taken to Teknaf Hospital, where doctor declared him dead. 

Police also recovered Yaba, weapon and cartridge from spot. 

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