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Mobile phone chargers containing packages of suspicious mass were found in a lawyer’s handbag in a penitentiary

24.12.2014 23:51

Materials on suspicious mass found in mobile phone chargers which were in lawyer’s bag were received in Artik Investigative Division of Shirak Regional Investigative Department.

According to the received materials on 23 December, 2014 at 17:45 the employees of “Artik” penitentiary examined the handbag of the lawyer who had visited the prisoner of the same penitentiary A. Poghosyan. In three mobile phone chargers of four which were in the handbag packages with suspicious mass were found.

On the same day at about 21:00 by the employees of the same penitentiary one more mobile phone charger was found in women’s lavatory of the administrative building. In the result of the examination of the charger three packages of suspicious mass were also found in it.

Materials are being prepared in Artik Investigative Division.

The lawyer also has given explanations declaring that the chargers had been given to him by an unknown man to pass them to the prisoner.


Forensic chemical examinations have been appointed to find the composition of the suspicious mass.


Measures are being taken to find all the circumstances of the case, as well as to provide the objective, comprehensive and complete examination of the case.


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