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Robber lynched after man shot dead in Gaibandha

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2017-08-23 12:29:40 PM     ||     Updated: 2017-08-23 9:25:11 PM

Gaibandha Correspondent: A suspected armed robber was beaten to death by angry mob after a man was shot to death by robbers in Choumohon village of Fazalpur union in Phuljhuri upazila of the district on Wednesday.

Of the deceased, one was identified as Dula Mia, owner of the house where the robbery was taken place.

Fazalpur union Parishad Chairman Jaynal Abedin said that a gang of robbers were looting cattle in Char Choumohon early Wednesday. Meanwhile, sensing the presence of robbers, locals tried to protest the robbers. But, the robbers opened fire aiming locals, leaving Dula Mia dead on the spot and injured another one. Later, locals chased a robber and gave him a good thrashing, leaving him dead.

Phuljhuri police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Ashrafuzzaman confirmed the matter to risingbd.com.

risingbd/Gaibandha/Aug 23, 2017/Momenur Rashid/Nasim