Colonel was arrested for taking bribe

Within the frames of order strengthening and fight against corruption project implementation in defense sphere, as a result of operative-investigation works by RA DM military police special operative department and investigation service, on March 19 2014, at 17:10 in Nor-Nork armed forces recruiting department’s head office Nor-Nork military commissioner, Colonel Rafael Zakharyan was arrested for taking 3900 dollars bribe from the citizen G. V.

Criminal case was initiated in RA DM military police according to RA Criminal Code 311 article 4th part 2nd point. Investigation is carried out by RA DM investigation service important cases’ investigation department.

The same armed forces recruiting department’s inspector, senior officer Tigran Hovhannisyan was also arrested.

Investigation continues.