‘Robber’ killed in Laxmipur 'gunfight'

Kalerkantho Online   

14 February, 2018 09:32 AM

‘Robber’ killed in Laxmipur 'gunfight'

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A suspected robber was shot dead in a gunfight between two groups of robbers in Berirmatha area in Char Shahi union of the district on Wednesday.

The deceased is Jabed Mintu, member of inter-district robbery gang and son of Hossian Ahmed, a resident of Itkhola village of the union. 

Confirming the information, Chandraganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mokter Hossain said: "Two gangs of robbers got into a dispute over sharing of the money which triggered a gunfight, leaving Mintu bullet-hit."

"On information, police rushed to the spot and sent injured robber to Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead," he added. 

"Mintu was accused in 8 different criminal cases, including four robbery ones," he said further.