Teen gang rivalry: one killed, one injured in Gazipur
A teenager died and a juvenile was injured in an attack by members of a rival teen gang in Gazipur city last night.
The deceased has been identified as Shakil Mia (17), son of Rezaul Karim and a student of class nine in Prateeva High School in Kuniapachhor area, reports our local correspondent quoting Ismail Hosen, officer-in-charge of Gachha Police Station.
Around 24-25 members of the rival teen gang from Sonapara area attacked Shakil and a 12-year-old in front of Taleb Market around 7pm following a brawl over establishing supremacy in the area, the OC said.
At one stage, they stabbed the victims indiscriminately and fled the scene, he added.
Locals rushed the duo to a nearby hospital where doctors declared Shakil dead.
The injured boy was referred to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, the OC added.
Police detained one person in connection with the incident, the OC said, adding that a case is being filed in this connection.