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26.05.2022 | As a result of the fact that the court did not satisfy the petition for an extension of the period of detention, the accused, who was released, committed new crimes and disappeared from the investigation

In a criminal case initiated in connection with multiple cases of violence against a wife, infliction of grave insults, death threats, and decisions on urgent intervention related to domestic violence or willful failure to comply with a protection order, October 25, 2021 S.G. was charged under part 1 of Article 199, under part 1 of Article 137, under part 1 of Article 137.1 and under Article 353.1 of the RA Criminal Code, and detention was applied against him as a measure of restraint.


December 15, 2021 the investigator filed a petition with the court to extend the period of detention of G., which was partially granted, and the period of his detention was extended until January 25, 2022.


After that, on the basis of the revealed data on the alleged crime in accordance with the signs of paragraphs 2, 3, 4 and 6 of part 2 of Article 131 of the RA Criminal Code on January 14, 2022 a criminal case was initiated, it was attached to the criminal case against S.G., and a petition was filed with the court to extend the period of detention, in which by a court decision of January 2, 2022 was denied.


As a result, on January 25th, 2022 S.G. was released from custody.


The prosecutor filed an appeal against this decision, which was rejected by the decision of the RA Court of Appeal dated March 14, 2022, the judicial act has not yet been received by the prosecutor's office.


After the application for an extension of the period of detention of the accused was rejected by the said court decision, however, in February, the wife of the accused reported that her ex-husband S.G. had come to her apartment, quarreled with her, hit her with his hand, causing bodily harm, then a few days later a relative of the woman reported that S.G. tried to force his wife out of the house.


In connection with these new cases with prepared materials, criminal cases were also initiated, which were sent to the Investigation Department of the Shirak region of the RA Criminal Investigation Department and attached to the multifaceted case under investigation against S.G.


On February 19, 2022 the charge brought against the latter was supplemented, he was charged under part 1 of article 118, under part 1 of article 137 (5 episodes), under part 1 of article 353.1 (three episodes), under paragraphs 2, 3, 4, and 6 of part 2 of article 131 , under Article 118 (two episodes), under Part 2 of Article 147, under Part 1 of Article 176, paragraphs 4 and 6 of Part 2 of Article 131 of the RA Criminal Code.


It turned out that the accused was also hiding from the investigation. On February 25, 2022 in relation to the latter, a search was announced, and detention was chosen as a measure of restraint.


On April 5, 2022, the accused was found, he was charged, and the measure of restraint was confirmed.




Notice: 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.