Court Sentenced Accused of Murder to 9 Years of Imprisonment

2018-02-12 14:15:20
The Ozurgeti Regional Court fully accepted the evidence submitted by the prosecution and found J.Sh., accused of murder, guilty under the Criminal Code of Georgia, Article 108.
 
The evidence assessed during the trial proved that, on 11 October 2017, at around 17:00 o’clock, in the village of Melekeduri in the Ozurgeti municipality, J.Sh. had a verbal altercation with M.Gh., a resident of the same village. During this, the latter swung several times a wooden cudgel at J.Sh. J.Sh., insulted by this, stabbed M.Gh. in the chest for the intentional killing of M.Gh. and fled the accident scene. As a result of the injuries, M.Gh. died on site.
 
Law-enforcers arrested J.Sh. in the village of Melekeduri in the Ozurgeti municipality on 12 October 2017. J.Sh. was charged under the Criminal Code of Georgia, Article 108 (murder).
 
The Ozurgeti Regional Court found J.Sh. guilty of the pressed charge and sentenced J.Sh. to 9 years of imprisonment.