Police recovered the body of a young man after a reported gunfight between two groups at Kabita Chattor point area in Sadar upazila on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Nurul Kabir, son of Abdul Karim at Dakhshin Rumalia Chara of the Municipality.
Being tipped-off that two factions of criminals were involved in a gunfight at dawn, police rushed to the spot and recovered the body in the morning, said Farid Uddin Khandakar, officer-in-charge of Cox’s Bazar Sadar Model Police Station.
Police also recovered a locally-made LG gun, 400 pieces of Yaba pills and three bullet shells from the spot.
Nurul Kabir was accused in four cases including in the killing of a college girl on November 10 as the prime one, added the OC.
The body was sent to a Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital’s morgue for autopsy.unb