On January 21, Petros Sahakyan, 50, a resident of Mets Sepasar village of Shirak province, voluntarily came to an investigative division of the Investigative Committee of Armenia. A criminal case was launched against him some months ago, and he was charged yesterday, too, shamshyan.com reports.

According to the source, Sahakyan is suspected of ordering an assassination attempt on former MP and businessman Melik Manukyan.

Petros Sahakyan is also suspected of getting into an argument and participating in a brawl in 2018, in the area belonging to Manukyan.