On 25 December, as a result of operative-investigative measures of the National Security service of the RA Judge of the Court of General Jurisdiction of Lori marz Khachatur Khachatryan was arrested at the moment of taking a 20.000USD bribe. Iravaban.net learned this fro, the Press Service of NSS of the RA.
The source informs that Khachatur Khachatryan had requested and received a bribe of 20.000USD for making a favorable decision on the civil case of a businessman in his procedure. The NSS of the RA has initiated a criminal case under the requirements of Clause 2 and 3 of Part 4 of Article 311 of the Criminal Code of the RA.
Investigation is in process.
Note: The suspect or the accused of the alleged offence is deemed innocent unless his or her innocence is proved by virtue of the effective court verdict in the manner prescribed by the Criminal Procedure Code of the Republic of Armenia.