22.09.2018 | The third criminal case on the occasion of the promise of a bribe has been initiated

A criminal case has been initiated in the prosecutor's office of Shengavit administrative district regarding the case of giving a bribe in the upcoming elections to the Yerevan City Council.


During the preparation of the materials factual data have been obtained that on September 19, 2018 to choose one of the parties participating in the early elections of the Council of Elders of Yerevan, the citizen promised to pay half of the debt for the water of two residents of Charbakh district of Yerevan, which has been amounted  to 150,000  drams.


The deputy prosecutor of Shengavit administrative district of Yerevan has  initiated a criminal case, in accordance with p. 2 p.  4  art. 154.2 of the RA Criminal Code. The criminal case has been sent to the Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Armenia for preliminary investigation.


Note: Every person suspected in or charged with a criminal offense shall be presumed innocent unless proved guilty in the manner prescribed by the RA Criminal Procedure Code and unless the verdict comes into legal force.