Defendant Charged with Violence and Threat against Spouse Sentenced Imprisonment for 3 Years

2018-12-28 13:39:06
Akhaltsikhe District Court fully upheld the evidence produced by the prosecution and found I.G. guilty of committing violence and threat against spouse.
Evidence investigated during the trial confirmed that on July 17, 2018, I.G., while being under provisional sentence for an intentional offense, verbally and physically abused their spouse due to an argument and threatened with killing with a knife. 
Law enforcement officers arrested I.G. in the city of Borjomi, on July 17, 2018. The accused was charged under Article 1261§1 (violence committed against a family member that results in physical pain) and Article 111,151 (threatening a family member with killing) of the Criminal Code of Georgia and was sentenced to detention as a measure of constraint.
Akhaltsikhe District Court found I.G. guilty as charged and by an aggregate sentence imposed imprisonment for 3 years as a measure and extent of penalty.