One Shot Dead and Another Wounded in Yerevan Square

YEREVAN (Armenpress)–A dispute that took place nearby Garegin Njdeh square in Yerevan Wednesday resulted in two victims–one of which is dead and the other seriously wounded.

Grigor Hakobian–born in 1964–was shot dead and Tigran Gevorkian–born in 1972–was seriously wounded after an unidentified criminal opened fire at them and then escaped.

Tigran Gevorgian was taken to hospital. The interior ministry told Armenpress that an investigation has been launched. According to a source in the ministry–all roads linking the capital with provinces have been placed under strict surveillance.

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