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Former Head of Car Park of the Maintenance Department of the RA Police is brought charge for misappropriation of property worth 18,384,000 AMD
2020-05-13

On the basis of sufficient evidence obtained during the preliminary investigation of the criminal case investigated in the RA Special Investigation Service, S. Barseghyan was brought charge in accordance with article 179 (part 3, point 1) of the RA Criminal Code, for the commitment of offence, particularly for holding the position of the head of the car park of the Maintenance Department of the RA Police during 2017-2018 he misappropriated property entrusted to him in especially large amount of 18,384,000 AMD.

According to the charge a part of vehicles attached to different subdivisions of the RA Police not suitable for further operation and recorded in the balance sheet of the Maintenance Department of the RA Police was during the above-mentioned period transferred to the territory of the car park of the Maintenance Department of the RA Police and handed over to the employees of the car park, before being presented to the State property management department of the Government of RA for appraisal. Throughout 2017 a number of Toyota Corolla cars recorded on the balance sheet of the RA Police, which were used by the Traffic Police and further recognized unusable,  were handed over to the Maintenance Department of the RA Police.

During that period, S. Barseghyan instructed through the employees of the unit headed by him to dismantle various parts worth about 2,744,000 AMD from the mentioned Toyota Corolla vehicles unnecessarily and without proper assessment and document registration using his official position.

Besides, in 2017-2018  7 non-operated Ural IMZ-8 motorcycles attached to the Yeghegnadzor, Tashir, Sisian and Kumayri divisions of the RA Police, which were on the balance sheet of the RA Police, were handed over to the Maintenance Department of the RA Police for the same purpose, and kept at the car park of the Maintenance Department of the RA Police before being handed over to the State Property Inventory and Assessment Agency SNCO for appraisal. During that period, unnecessarily and without proper assessment and document registration using his official position S. Barseghyan instructed through the employees of the unit headed by him to dismantle motorcycles separate the main spare parts from them and then in the mentioned state handed over to the State Property Inventory and Assessment Agency SNCO for appraisal, due to which seven motorcycles with a total value of 16,200,000 AMD were assessed much cheaper than market price - AMD 560,000.

After the assessment of the vehicles, S. Barseghyan instructed to purchase 7 motorcycles at the auction through two employees of the department headed by him at the assessed price. Then the purchased motorcycles were taken to the territory of the car park of the Maintenance department of the RA police, where upon the instruction of S. Barseghyan they were replenished with previously dismantled parts and alienated to different people.

On 12.05.2020 S. Barseghyan was detained by the investigator of the RA Special Investigation Service. On 13.05.2020, a petition was filed to the Court of General Jurisdiction of Yerevan city requesting to select taking into custody as a measure of restriction against S. Barseghyan.

Preliminary investigation is underway.

Notification: a person that is suspected or accused of an alleged crime, is considered innocent until his/her guilt is proved by a court judgement that has come into legal effect pursuant to the procedure determined by RA Criminal Procedure Code.