The Special Investigatory Service of RA has initiated a criminal case, according to the RA Criminal Code, Article 258, part 1 and Article 309, part 1, based on the materials prepared on resident of Gyumri Gohar Hovhannisyan’s report submitted to Gyumri Division of Shirak Provincial Department with respect to the officers of the prosecution office of Shirak region and the police officer providing security for the prosecution office premises exceeding their authorities and using violence against herself.
No decision on filing a charge against anybody has been made so far within the framework of preliminary investigation. Comprehensive and objective investigation is being conducted with reference to the case initiated on the above-mentioned fact.
Today’s issue of the Zhoghovurd Daily published an article entitled “Case on Prosecutor undertaken by SIS” spreading disinformation regarding charges filed against the prosecutor.
It is to be noted that no charge has been filed against the prosecutor of Shirak region Karen Shahbazyan and the latter hasn’t been accused of any offense.
Notice: A person suspected or accused of a crime is presumed innocent until proved guilty in the procedure established by the Criminal Procedure Code of RA by the effective court judgement.