Former Armenian MP suspected of killing his colleague commits suicide

Mon 08 Oct 2018 03:25 GMT | 07:25 Local Time

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The MP's body was found in a stone carving workshop in Yerevan

The body of ex-deputy of the Armenian parliament Harutyun Gharagyozyan was found on Sunday in a stone carving workshop in one of the districts of Yerevan, reports. 

According to preliminary reports, Gharagyozyan, who is suspected of killing another ex-MP Karo Karapetyan, has committed suicide.

Karapetyan died after sustaining a gunshot wound. He was taken to hospital from Ayginer restaurant late on Saturday evening.

Police said a handgun found in the restaurant belonged to Harutyun Gharagyozyan.  

Another man was wounded in the same incident and was taken to another hospital on Saturday. He is critical, doctors say.




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