TWO PERSONS DETAINED FOR COMMITTING ARMED ASSAULT ON “BANK OF GEORGIA” AND “LIBERTY BANK”

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Monday, 19 September 2016 17:30

The officers of Tbilisi Patrol Police Department, Isani-Samgori Division, Kvemo Kartli Police Department and Kvemo Kartli division of Patrol Police Department as a result of jointly held immediate operative-searching activities, detained previously convicted: L.G. (DoB 1973) and Sh. L. (DoB 1974) for committing armed assault in group.
Investigation established that on October 17, two armed persons, covering their faces in masks, broke into “Smart” trading center where branches of “Bank of Georgia” and “Liberty Bank” are located and stole large amount of cash. Detainees also appropriated Honda made vehicle owned by the citizen O.B. and left the crime scene.
Law enforcers managed to detain Sh. L. on the second day in Shaumiani village, Marneuli, while L.G. was detained at “Sadakhlo” border crossing point. L.G. has also been exposed for committing other crime in the past. Police already seized part of the stolen sum and car as evidence.
Investigation is in progress on the fact of armed assault, article 179, II and III parts of the Criminal Code.

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