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Driver who killed dancer in Yerevan is arrested

09:31, 15.06.2012 Region: Armenia Theme: Incidents

YEREVAN. – An Armenian capital city Yerevan court on Thursday accepted the investigation service’s motion and sentenced Roman Hakobyan to two months in prison.   

As Armenian News-NEWS.am informed earlier, while driving a BMW, Roman Hakobyan, 29, went off road and crashed into an electricity utility pole alongside a downtown Yerevan street, on Wednesday at around 1:55am. As a result, dancer and choreographer Margarita Gilaryan (Maga), 27, died while three others sustained injuries and were hospitalized.

Hakobyan was detained, and medical examination determined that he was not sober while behind the steering wheel. According to the news disseminated in the press, Roman Hakobyan is the director of a real estate agency.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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