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Investigation Conducted to Find out All Circumstances of Explosion on Yerevan-Sevan Highway

02.08.2019 20:05

Investigation is conducted in Abovyan Investigative Division of Kotayk Regional Investigative Department of the RA Investigative Committee to find out all circumstances of explosion that took place on Yerevan-Sevan highway.

Pursuant to initial data, on August 2, 2019 at about 12:30 the person having committed the alleged crime put an explosive under the bridge located at the 15th km of Yerevan-Sevan highway and exploded M. Manukyan’s car of “Range Rover” make, as well as the cars of “Nissan” and “Patrol” make accompanying him while they were in motion. However, under unforeseen circumstances the crime was not completed.   

A criminal case was initiated according to the Point 6 of the Part 2 of the Article 34-104 and the Part 1 of the Article 235 of RA Criminal Code. The four persons in the cars were found the injured party.

Urgent investigatory actions were conducted – inspection of the scene was conducted, samples were taken, witnesses were questioned.

Forensic explosion, forensic merchandising, forensic trace and forensic genetic examinations were commissioned to find out circumstances significant for the criminal case.

Preliminary investigation is ongoing. Investigatory actions of great volume are conducted to find out all circumstances of the case.

Note; Everyone charged with alleged crime offence shall be presumed innocent until proved guilty according to law.


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