Baku city prosecutor’s office investigates murder of judge of Economic Court

Politics Materials 26 December 2005 20:49 (UTC +04:00)

The Baku city prosecutor’s office investigates the murder of the judge of the Economic Court Solmaz Askerova, the Baku prosecutor’s office told Trend.

Solmaz Askerova was assaulted on 23 December and died at the result of several knife wounds. Some minutes later it was cleared out that her former spouse Babek Rzayev killed her and came to the police department of the Yasamal district and confessed his guilt.

According to his evidences, after divorce Askerova appropriated their joint property. Rzayev made up his mind to remove to Russia and asked his former wife to help him, but Askerova refused. Then Rzayev waited till Askerova comes back home and killed her. The criminal case has been filed on the fact.