The employee of the Scientific Center of Orthopedics and Traumatology gave a communication in RA Police Kentron Division on the fact that on March 21, 2014 at about 12:00 of noon in the yard sector of the mentioned scientific center the driver of a “BMW” model car and its passenger quarreled with the doctor of the scientific center, during which the passenger stroke him withthe hand and the driver shot with a gas-pistol in the face of the doctor causing him bodily injury.
On the incident a criminal case was instituted pursuant to the features of part 4, Article 258 of RA Criminal Code and investigated in RA Investigation Committee Yerevan City Department.
Afterwards a decision was taken on dismissing the proceedings by the criminal case and not carrying out criminal prosecution with reasoning of absence of corpus delicti.
The decision taken by the criminal case has been eliminated and conditioned by the factual circumstances, starting from the necessity of guaranteeing multi-sided, complete and impartial investigation, RA Prosecutor General has sent the criminal case of RA Special Investigation Service.
Preliminary investigation is in progress.
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.