Ex-deputy head of IC of Armenia detained in Moscow
ArmInfo.Vahagn Harutyunyan, former deputy chairman of the Investigative Committee of Armenia, was detained in Moscow.
As reported by TASS source, Vahagn Harutyunyan was put on the wanted
list in the 2008 murder criminal case. The issue of his extradition
to Armenia is currently being decided. Earlier, the investigation
established that Harutyunyan, being the deputy head of the
Investigative Committee, hid the fact that the police used firearms
during the dispersal of the rally in 2008. Together with his
accomplice, he replaced the shot live ammunition as a whole. During
the clashes between the protesters and the police, eight
demonstrators were killed, 33 law enforcement officers were
hospitalized, and two were killed.