The Special Investigation Service has initiated a criminal case according to the RA Criminal Code, Article 118, based on the complaint of V.Zh., resident of one of the villages in RA Gegharkunik marz (region).
Preliminary investigation has revealed that on August 11, 2013, at around 9 am, V.Zh. had an argument with police officer Lernik Vardanyan near her village allotment land. According to the villager’s complaint, the police officer threw stones in her direction causing injuries as well as threatened her husband and daughter. Medical forensic examination has confirmed the availability of injuries on different parts of V.Zh.’s body as well as the fact that the remoteness of the injuries coincides with the date of the incident.
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.