The Special Investigation Service has accepted into proceeding the criminal case initiated by the the RA Police Central Investigation Division of Yerevan according to the RA Criminal Code, Article 175, part 2, points 3 and 4, Article 131, part 2, points 3, 4 and 6, Article 138, part 1 and Article 235, part 1.
Preliminary Investigation has revealed that on September 22, 2013 Edgar Varagyan, police officer of the headquarters of the RA Police, committed an armed robbery attack against K.B and her teenage daughter E.S. and stole 186 000 AMD, 100 USD, gold jewelry and a TV set. Afterwards, the police officer kidnapped and took them in a car to a deserted place, where he raped K.B..
Detention has been chosen as a precautionary measure against police officer Edgar Varagyan.
Preliminary investigation continues.
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.