Dhaka – A suspected criminal have been gunned down in a reported ‘gunfight’ with the law enforcements in central Bangladeshi district of Gazipur, said police on Monday.
The gun fight occure4d at Paschim Lakshmipura area of the district in the early hours, leaving Badu Monir, dead on the scene, officer Amir Hossain said.
Acting on a tip-off, the lawmen carried out a raid at 2:30am (local time) in the area. The group was reportedly planning to act of sabotage, he added.
The suspects fired guns on the policemen sensing the presence of the law enforcers. The lawmen retaliated with bullets that triggered a gunfight.
Police arrested another suspect after the gunfight and seized a pistol from his possession.