Armenian soldier Aram Khachatryan killed: One suspect detained

Sat 21 October 2017 12:09 GMT | 16:09 Local Time

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A person was detained over the case of 19-year-old Aram Khachatryan, who, according to preliminary data, received fatal gunshot wounds as a result of violating the rules of arms use on Friday, the Investigative Committee of Armenia reported.

The investigative actions revealed a number of circumstances of the death of Aram Khachatryan (born in 1998), reports.

The serviceman received a gunshot wound to his right shoulder on Saturday at about 12:40 on a fighting position of the defensive site of one of the military units. He died on the way to the military hospital.

The investigation showed that  soldier Aram Khachatryan has become a victim of a murder, the person who committed the crime has been identified. Soldier of the same military unit, junior sergeant has been arrested in suspicion of murder.

An investigation is underway.




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