ArmInfo. The Investigative Committee of Armenia is investigating the circumstances of the armed incident on the Sevan-Martuni highway.
According to the press service of the RA IC, a criminal case has been opened on the facts under the articles "Murder committed in a way dangerous to the lives of many people" and RA Criminal Code.
The ministry reminded that on November 2 at about 09:30 a call was received from the medical center of the city of Gavar that a resident of the Gegharkunik region Gurgen Hakobyan (born in 1979), who died in the hospital without regaining consciousness, was delivered with a gunshot wound. "According to preliminary data, on November 2, at about 09:17, on the 39 km of the Sevan-Martuni highway, with the intention of killing Gurgen Hakobyan and in a life-threatening way, fire was opened on an ''UAZ'' car driven by Hakobyan. As a result, he received numerous gunshot wounds incompatible with life, and another person who was in the car at that moment (born in 1962) received bodily injuries, " the IC of Armenia was informed that at the scene of the incident during investigative measures, about 30 gunshot injuries were found on the car, and 21 shells on the side of the road.
In fact, forensic medical, forensic-chemical, forensic-biological, forensic-traological, forensic-ballistic examinations have been appointed. The investigation continues. The necessary measures are being taken to ensure a comprehensive, objective and complete investigation of all the circumstances of the incident, and to establish the identity of the alleged offender (s).