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bandit:

see brigandagebrigandage
[Ital. brigare=to fight], robbery and plundering committed by armed bands, often associated with forests or mountain regions. Social and political demoralization, economic or political oppression, and racial or religious antagonisms may give rise to brigandage,
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The constable was identified as Shamsuddin whose colleague, Waseem Mirani, sustained bullet injuries during the encounter Monday in which the bandits used sophisticated weapons, SSP Shikarpur, Nasir Aftab said while talking to media men at his office on Tuesday.
CHAMAN -- One bandit was killed and another injured while personnel of a Levies Force also sustained injuries in a shootout on Roghani road, here on Wednesday evening.
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Police identified the three arrested bandits as Santosh Pandit, Bausha Kale and Gorkha Bhosale.
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As per details, two bandits on a motorcycle were looting valuables from pedestrians near the Anti-Car Lifting Cell in Liaquatabad No 4.
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Yesterday [last Friday] evening, some armed bandits attacked Ravansar-Paveh police station, killing 10 police officers," the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) quoted a police statement as saying.
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