Court Finds Defendant Guilty of Violence against Spouse

2017-10-12 10:47:36

Rustavi City Court fully upheld the evidence submitted by prosecution and found K.S. guilty of violence against spouse under Article 1261§2(b) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Evidence investigated at the trial confirmed that on September 2, 2017, around 23:30, drunk K.S. beat his spouse out of jealousy in the presence of his 14-year-old child, which resulted in severe physical pain of the victim, who suffered less serious bodily injury.
Police arrested K.S. on September 3. He was charged with the offence under Article 1261§2(b) (violence by one family member against another, which resulted in physical pain or anguish, committed in the presence of a minor) of the Criminal Code of Georgia.
Rustavi City Court found K.S. guilty as charged, and sentenced him to deprivation of liberty for a term of one year and six months, as a type and size of penalty.