One person was injured and hospitalized after shots were fired Wednesday, in Lori Province of Armenia.

At about 8pm, police received a call from the Vanadzor town hospital that a person with gunshot wounds was admitted to this medical center, reported.

The police and investigators found out that this injured man was taken to hospital from near a Vanadzor hotel and that he is Vanadzor resident Levon Chuloyan, 32.

Also, the law enforcement officers found seven fired bullet shells at the scene.

A criminal case has been opened into this incident, on the grounds of attempted murder as well and carrying, possession, and use of illegal weapons and ammunition.

As per the source, this hotel belongs to Samvel Darbinyan, the former Mayor of Vanadzor.