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- August 05, 2022
Narinjara News, 30 July 2022
A police officer was shot dead by a junior in Kyauk Phyu of Rakhine State yesterday night.
According to the police report, the incident took place at
10:35 pm of 29 July at Kyauk Phyu police station.
The victim, identified as sub–police superintendent Ohn Zaw
Htay, succumbed to injuries at Kyauk Phyu district hospital.
The accused killer, identified as constable Soe Lin Aung, ran away after the incident. He fled with a gun and over 100 live bullets. About five gunshots were heard by the people living nearby the police station.
A Kyauk Phyu resident informed Narinjara News
that he heard four to five shots from the police station. Later he came
to know that the injured police officer died at the hospital in the night
It is yet to be revealed why he targeted his senior officer. The military council and the local police personnel are desperately looking for him.