'Robber' killed in 'gunfight' with cops
An alleged robber was killed in a 'gunfight' with police on Chandina- Debidwar road in Debidwar upazilla early yesterday.
Three policemen were also injured during the incident, said Mizanur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Debidwar Police Station.
The deceased was Md Sumon, 35, son of Habibur Rahman of Kuroin in the upazila, also an accused in 15 cases.
Informed that a gang was preparing to commit robbery in the area a police team raided there.
The robbers opened fire, prompting police to retaliate.
Sumon sustained bullet injuries and later died at Comilla Medical College Hospital, said the OC.