Miscreants shoot youth dead in Cox’s Bazar

Published: July 04, 2018 11:54:36 | Updated: July 05, 2018 12:48:23


A young man was shot to death allegedly by some miscreants at Pahartoli Islampur in Cox’s Bazar district town on Tuesday night.

The deceased was identified as Ismail, 27, son of Lalu Mia of the area.

Farid Uddin Khandaker, officer-in-charge of Sadar Model Police Station, said a group of miscreants opened fire on Ismail around 9 pm while he was in Pahartoli Islampur area, leaving him critically injured.

Later, he was taken to sadar hospital where the doctors declared him dead, UNB reported.

Police suspected that miscreants might have killed him over enmity between two criminal groups, said the OC.

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