Police have arrested a person charged with attempt of murder, which occurred in the Dedoplistskaro district of the Kakheti Region on January 13, 2012. According to the investigation, Simon Bezhitashvili had an argument with Zaza Iukuridze about a puppy; the argument grew into a clash between Bezhitashvili and Iukuridze; Bezhitashvili shot Iukuridze with a gun in his stomach. The injured man was transferred to the hospital, but the doctors failed to save him. Bezhitashvili has pleaded guilty.
The attorney of the Tatukhashvili family and the wife of the arrested ex-minister of defence have held a joint press conference to respond to the statement made by the Chief Prosecutor`s Office regarding the investigation of Shalva Tatukhashvili`s death reasons.
The wife of the opposition MP Akaki Minashvili was interrogated by the prosecutor`s office last night. The investigation questioned her regarding her work at the Ministry of Defence of Georgia two years ago.
The investigation of the death reasons of Shalva Tatukhashvili, the son of the fugitive General Gogi Tatukhashvili and one of the major witnesses in the case of ex-official Bacho Akhalaia, is in progress, however, the family declares mistrust...
The representatives of the prosecutor`s office interrogated opposition MP Nugzar Tsiklauri at his place today. The interrogation lasted three hours, which was followed by a forensic enquiry. The interrogation was attended by the lawyer of the member of the parliament.
The family of Georgia`s first president Zviad Gamsakhurdia plan to send special address to the government of Georgia, the Public Defender and the Chief Prosecutor and demand the completion of the investigation of the death reasons of their father.