During the preliminary investigation of the criminal case investigated in RA Special Investigation Service Arman S. was charged pursuant to part 4, Article 258 of RA Criminal Code for the fact that he and his brother had quarreled in the yard sector of the Scientific Center of Orthopedics and Traumatology witha doctor of the Scientific Center. During the quarrel about an everyday matter Arman S. and his brother had for a lasting time period violated the public order with premeditation and expressing evidently irrespective attitude towards the society, in the presence of a number of strangers had loudly sworn at the doctor, which was combined with use of force towards him, i. e. they had struck him with hand, and Arman S. had shot in the face of the doctor with the weapon he had with him - a gas pistol.
Recall that the proceedings by the criminal case instituted on the basis of the communication given by the employee of the mentioned scientific center in RA Police Kentron Investigation Division pursuant to the features of part 4, Article 258 of RA Criminal Code was dismissed with the reasoning of absence of corpus delicti, and the lawfulness of the decision was checked by the prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Kentron and Nork-Marash Administrative Districts.
Afterwards the decision taken by the criminal case was eliminated and conditioned by the factual circumstances, starting from the necessity of guaranteeing multi-sided, complete and impartial investigation the criminal case was sent to RA Special Investigation Service.
Detention has been chosen as a measure of restraint towards Arman S.
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.