Armed group in Yerevan sets on fire police car

Armenia Materials 25 July 2016 22:31 (UTC +04:00)

Armed group which has seized Yerevan police station has set on fire already the third car, head of the Armenian Police Information Department Ashot Aharonyan wrote on his Facebook page, news.am reported.

Earlier, the armed group had set on fire one of the police GAZelles, bringing the burning car out to the street. According to the police, after setting the GAZelle on fire, they took a tire to the street, filled it with ammunition and burnt it down, creating real danger for the residents of the surrounding houses.

In addition, the armed group also burnt a Chevrolet bus earlier today.

The law enforcement authorities are again urging the group members to refrain from actions which are dangerous for the life and health of the citizens and which can exacerbate the atmosphere.