PLUNDERING ON THE TERROTORY OF «SHINATEGH VILLAGE» MONUMENT

PLUNDERING ON THE TERROTORY OF «SHINATEGH VILLAGE» MONUMENT

2018-03-29T16:13:00+00:00 March 19th, 2016|Syunik, Recent News|

On the territory of «Shinategh Village» monument /state index 8.34.2/ Yeghvard village, Kapan, Syunik Region was registered an incident of plundering. Sevak Safaryan (resident of Kapan) dug three holes on the territory of the monument. At a depth of 80 cm he excavated 191 examples of artifacts. In particular, horse statues, brooches, trinkets, daggers, etc.

This morning the police officers carried out an investigation on the territory of the monument. The plunderer showed the Regional Service PHE officers and police officers the area of the monument where he plundered those artifacts.

«Shinategh village» monument is included in the list of state property and is not subject to alienation.