::People’s Time Online::
A suspected robber was killed in a ;gunfight’ between his associates and police at Srikhandalia in Ashulia area here early Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Anwar Hossain.
Officer-in-charge of Ashulia Police Station Mohsinul Qadir said on secret information that a gang of robbers was preparing to commit robbery in the area, a team of police conducted a drive there around 4.30am.
Sensing presence of police, the bandits opened fire on the law enforcers, prompting them to retaliate, triggering a gunfight that left Anwar dead.
Police recovered the body.
The law enforcers also recovered one foreign-made pistol, three other country-made firearms, six bullet shells and three rounds of bullet from the spot.