YEREVAN. – At around 11:10am on Thursday, the health condition of French citizen A. S. (born in 1988), an inmate at the Armavir Penitentiary of Armenia, had deteriorated sharply, due to which the prison doctor had visited him, but at around 11:35am, this inmate was pronounced dead.
This French national had been arrested on September 4 and was charged with an offense under the Criminal Code, the Penitentiary Service of Armenia informed Armenian News-NEWS.
The Investigative Committee of Armenia is preparing materials to find out the circumstances behind his death.
A forensic medical examination has been ordered.
And an inquiry is being conducted.