Court Finds Defendant Guilty of Theft and Robbery Charges

2017-08-04 10:30:36

Tbilisi City Court completely upheld the evidence submitted by the Prosecutor’s Office and found G.Sh. guilty of aggravated robbery and theft under Article 179§4(b) and Article 177§4(c) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Evidence investigated during the trial confirmed that on November 3, 2016, during the night hours, G.Sh. – previously convicted of theft and robbery and being on probation –armed with a knife, assaulted M.K. in Didi Dighomi, Tbilisi, and with a threat of violence to health and life, grabbed its wallet, while on November 4, 2016, the defendant secretly obtained clothes with a further goal to misappropriate them from a store located on Pekini Avenue.
Officers of the law enforcement authorities arrested G.Sh. on November 4, 2016. He was indicted under Article 179§4(b) (aggravated robbery committed by a person who has two or more previous convictions for unlawful appropriation of another person’s property) and Article 177§4(c) (theft, committed by a person who has two or more convictions for unlawful appropriation of another person’s property) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Court found G.Sh. guilty as charged and sentenced it to deprivation of liberty for a term of 12 years, as a type and size of penalty.