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76-year-old woman is strangled to death in Yerevan

12:52, 16.07.2012 Region: Armenia Theme: Incidents

YEREVAN. – The body of an elderly woman was found dead at a home in Nor Kharberd village of Armenia’s Ararat Region. But Armenian News-NEWS.am ascertained that the woman was actually killed in the capital city Yerevan, but, subsequently, her dead body was transferred to Nor Kharberd.    

The dead woman is Goharik Gasparyan, 76, who was declared missing since July 9, Police Press Service official Armen Malkhasyan told Armenian News-NEWS.am.  

He added that the police officers found out that Yerevan resident Goharik Gasparyan was strangled to death by Samvel Gasparyan, 51, who was previously convicted three times.   

A criminal lawsuit is launched and Samvel Gasparyan is under arrest. 

And according to some information, debt and demand matters were the cause for the murder.  

To note, even though the victim and the murder suspect have the same surname, they are not related.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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