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‘Robber’ killed in Rajshahi gunfight

 Rajshahi Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 09:54 AM, 27 April 2018  

Symbolic photo

Symbolic photo

A suspected robber was killed in a gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Charghat upazila of Rajshahi early Friday.

The identities of the deceased could not be ascertained yet. Four RAB members were injured in the incident.

According to RAB sources, acting on information that some robbers were preparing to commit robberies, a team of RAB conducted a drive at Hazir Dhalan Beel around 12:30 am.

Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the robbers opened fire on them prompting them to retaliate that triggered a gunfight.

After the gunfight, the RAB members recovered a bullet wounds robber while the others managed to flee. Later, he was taken to Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared him dead.

One firearm and some sharp weapons and bullets were recovered from the spot.

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