According to citizen Kh.H.’s report, the investigator of Shirak Marz (region) Investigation Unit of the RA Police conducting the preliminary investigation of the criminal case initiated in connection with a clandestine theft of property demanded a particularly large bribe from the accused persons’ parents in order to dismiss the criminal proceedings.
Kh.H. also mentioned that during the trial of the same case the prosecutor demanded and received a large bribe from the defendants’ parents.
The Special Investigation Service has initiated a criminal case under the RA Criminal Code, Article 311, part 3, point 3 and Article 34-311, part 4, point 2, based on the materials prepared on the citizen’s report.
Preliminary investigation is being conducted.
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.