Bokhtiar Mohammad Latif of 20 was killed at his residence at Jatrabari of the capital last night. He was son of Jahid al Latif. He completed O-level exam from an English medium school of Dhanmondi recently.
A gang of about six armed men entered their house last night and tried to take valuables like gold ornaments and cash. They roped residents of the house. But Bokhtair Mohammad Latif resisted them and the robbers shot him on chest. He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. But doctors declared him dead.
Bokhtiar’s uncle said, the robbers managed to flee with valuables. But Rafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Jatrabari Police Station said they found no evidence of looting at the house after primary investigation. No case was filed till the last report came in.