Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 13
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
A soldier of the regiment of the Justice Ministry's Penitentiary Service, twenty-four year old Joshgun Rzaev shot himself on January 12 around 19:10. According to the preliminary results, the shot was made from a service weapon as a result of negligence, the penitentiary service said today.
An ambulance was immediately called. However, despite all efforts, the doctors could not save the soldier.
Representatives of the Baku military prosecution office examined the scene. A criminal case was filed under article 125 (incitement to suicide) of the Azerbaijani Criminal Code. The investigation is underway.
Rzayev was drafted into military service in July 2013 from Beylagan region.
Translated by NH
Edited by SM