Court Finds Defendant Guilty of Violence Against its Child

2017-06-19 10:01:02

Samtredia District Court upheld the evidence submitted by prosecution and founds G. Kh. guilty of physical abuse of its child under Article 1261§2(a) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Evidence investigated during the trial revealed that on March 11, 2017, during the evening hours, G. Kh. inflicted less serious injury on its minor child while being in drunken state and having a conflict with its family members at its own house in Vani District, which resulted in physical pain of the latter.
Police officers arrested G. Kh. on the same day. He was charged under Article 1261§2(a) (violence knowingly committed by one family member against another minor member, which resulted in physical pain) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Samtredia City Court found G. Kh. guilty as charged and sentenced him to deprivation of liberty for a term of 1 year as a type and size of penalty.