Three suspected robbers killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

Three suspected robbers were killed in separate so-called gunfights at Romikhali hill in Teknaf, upazila of Cox’s Bazar early Wednesday.

Cox’s Bazar RAB 15 Company Commander Lt Cdr Mirza Shahed Mahtab said: “On a tip-off, the elite force conducted a drive at Baraitali area around 4am. Upon arrival, a gang of robbers opened fire on RAB personnel, forcing them to fire, triggering a gunfight.”

The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.