Two ‘robbers’ hurt in Mymensingh ‘gunfight’ with cops
03 November 2015,Nirapad News: Two alleged members of a robber gang were injured in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Churkhai in Sadar upazila early Tuesday.
Identity of the injured could not be known immediately.
Officer-in-charge of Detective Branch (DB) of police Imarat Hossain Gazi said being tipped off that a robber gang was trying to commit robbery in the area, a team of DB police launched a drive to arrest them at about 3:00am.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the robbers opened fire on them, forcing them to fire back, triggering a gunfight that left the two robbers injured.
The injured were admitted to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital under police custody.
The law enforcers also recovered a pipe gun and some home-made weapons from the spot.