Satkhira: A suspected member of a robber gang was injured as police fired gunshots at them while they were allegedly taking preparation for a robbery in Monajitpur area of Sadar upazila early Monday.
The injured robber was identified as Ekramul karim, 22.
Sadar Police Station officer-in-charge Golam Rahman said police conducted a drive in the area around 3am while a gang of robber was taking preparation for robbery.
Sensing the presence of the law enforcers, the robbers hurled a crude bomb towards them, leaving two cops injured.
In retaliation, police opened fire that left Ekramul injured.
Police also arrested the injured along with another suspected member of the gang Mokam Joarder.
The injured was admitted to Sadar Hospital.
‘Robber’ injured by police gunshot