Citizens beaten by police officer

According to the report of citizens Srapion and Sevak A., a criminal case has been instituted based on the materials prepared in the Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Armenia under Part 2 of Article 309 of the Criminal Code. According to the report of Srapion and Sevak A., at about 23:30 June 29, they were beaten by the officer of the Police Ararat Department, as a result of which they sustained bodily injuries, SIS Press Service reports.

A preliminary investigation is under way.

A person suspected or accused of an alleged crime is presumed innocent until proved guilty in the procedure established by the Criminal Procedure Code of RA by the effective court judgement.