Former MP ``Alraghatsi Lyov`` arrested

ArmInfo. Former MP Levon  Sargsyan, known by the nickname "Alraghatsi Lyov", has been arrested,  the General Prosecutor's Office confirms this information. As the NSS previously reported, Sargsyan ordered the robbery on the ...

Former MP ``Alraghatsi Lyov`` arrested
ArmInfo. Former MP Levon  Sargsyan, known by the nickname "Alraghatsi Lyov", has been arrested,  the General Prosecutor's Office confirms this information. As the NSS previously reported, Sargsyan ordered the robbery on the  house of the former head of the Armenian Customs Committee Armen  Avetisyan, committed in October 2008. According to the results of  searches carried out in 2018 in the mansion and apartment of  Sargsyan, weapons and ammunition were found. Since October 1, 2018,  he has been wanted in connection with charges under paragraphs 1-2 of  Part 3 of Article 175 of the RA Criminal Code and Part 2 of Article  223 of the RA Criminal Code. Sargsyan was found and detained on  November 21 last year in Zelenograd (Moscow region, Russia), and on  August 6 this year, he was extradited to Armenia. To note, Levon Sargsyan was a member of the Armenian parliament in  1999-2007.