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New Complaint about Levon Gulyan's Case

27.07.2009

On July 24 the judge of the court of first instance Kentron and Nork Marash district Gayane Karakhanyan delayed the court first session about termination of the criminal case on Levon Gulyan’s death. The Prosecutor office terminated the criminal case, but the attorneys of the victim’s legal successors have submitted a complaint to the court.

To remind, on May 12, 2007, Levon Gulyan was invited to the police to give testimony on the Stepan Vardanyan murder case, committed on May 9 near Gulyan's restaurant. Levon Gulyan was taken to the Shengavit district Police station, and then he was taken to the RA Police headquarters where he died. According to the Police, while escape attempt Levon fell down from the second floor and died. His relatives believe that he was tortured by the Police.