Skirmish suspect detained in Yerevan
YEREVAN, May 19. /ARKA/. The man suspected of the shooting in the center of Yerevan has been detained, the official website of the police reported.
Five people were wounded on Saturday in a shooting in the center of Yerevan, near the famous Vernissage, the open-air market of souvenirs and artwork. Criminal proceedings were instituted on two penal code charges, illegal purchase and use of firearms and hooliganism leading to health damage.
The investigation found the crime was committed by a 19-year-old Gor A. who turned up in Yerevan police office on May 18 after explanatory works were carried out, according to the report.
According to the police, Gor A. handed his unloaded Makarov with no manufacturing number on it to the police. The inquiry is under way. –0--