Police also seized a trawler which was used by the robber gang
Two robbers, wounded with bullets, have been detained after a “gunfight” with police on Meghna river near Dewankandi village under Munshiganj sadar upazila.
The detainees are Rinku Dewan, 22, and Sakib, 20.
Police also seized a trawler which was used by the robber gang.
Assistant Superintendent of Police Emdad Hossain of Munshiganj said: “Upon receiving information that a robber gang was taking preparation for robbery, a team of police rushed to Meghna river around 6pm.”
Meanwhile, the robbers fired two rounds of bullets targeting the police. In retaliation, police fired 15 rounds of bullets triggering a gunfight.
All the members except the duo managed to flee the scene, said the ASP.