Armen A., the police Lieutenant Colonel, the chief of Nor Nork Criminal Intelligence division ofYerevancity department of the Police of theRepublicofArmeniahas been arrested on suspicion of abusing official position and committing official fraud by the criminal case being examined in the proceeding of Special Investigation Service of theRepublicofArmenia.
By the preliminary investigation it was found out that on September 22,2013 amurderous attempt has been committed towards K. Gh., the citizen of AchajurvillageofTavushmarz, with the manner of exploding the latter’s "Toyota Camry" car of his personal use. During the preliminary investigation of the criminal case initiated for the mentioned incident K. Gh. has informed that it is not the only trespass committed towards his family adding that about 6 months before the mentioned incident again in the same village gun shots were fired in the direction of his son’s driving car.
By the preliminary investigation it was grounded that immediately after the incident in the mentioned time period the police Lieutenant Colonel Armen A. holding the position of the chief of Criminal Intelligence subdivision of Ijevan division of Tavush marz department of the Police, having been informed that on February 25,2013 amurderous attempt with the use of gun has been committed towards H. Gh. in a life-threatening manner for many people, by using his official position contrary to the interests of the service has not registered the incident of particularly serious crime in a prescribed manner and with the intention of concealing the crime incident from registration by adding obviously false information in the protocol of the inspection of the mentioned car he has not recorded the traces of apparent gunshot wounds on the car coachbuilder as a result of which the prepared materials of the incident did not receive legal proceeding.
The preliminary investigation is in process.
Note: The suspect or the accused of the alleged offence is deemed innocent unless his or her innocence is proved by virtue of the effective court verdict in the manner prescribed by the Criminal Procedure Code of the Republic of Armenia.