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 Man wanted in UK arrested in Georgia

Man wanted in UK arrested in Georgia

A fugitive who was convicted of killing a woman in a speedboat crash on the Thames has been arrested in Georgia. Jack Shepherd, 31, was sentenced in his absence to a six-year jail term for the manslaughter by gross negligence of …

Two detained in Tbilisi gas explosion case

Two detained in Tbilisi gas explosion case

Two employees of the KazTransGas company have been detained for negligence and their responsibility for the gas blast in Tbilisi, which killed four people and left eight others injured, the Georgian Interior Ministry said. According to …

Georgia mourns Tbilisi gas explosion victims

Georgia mourns Tbilisi gas explosion victims

Georgia holds a nation-wide day of mourning after the gas explosion in a residential building last night in Tbilisi’s Didi Digomi district. Flags on all government buildings across Georgia and diplomatic missions abroad are flying at half …

Policemen fight in Vani restaurant

Policemen fight in Vani restaurant

Three officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia started a fight in one of the restaurants in the city of Vani (Imereti region), the media report. At the moment, the powers of all parties to the conflict are suspended. The …

Georgian police detains actor for attacking doctor

Georgian police detains actor for attacking doctor

Georgian police has detained an actor who attacked a doctor at the hospital, InterPressNews reported. At this time, the detainee is being treated at the hospital under the protection of police. According to the Ministry of …

Half a kilogram of heroin seized in Georgia

Half a kilogram of heroin seized in Georgia

Georgia's Ministry of Internal Affairs has seized half a kilogram of heroin after the detention of one individual in the Kvemo Kartli region. The 30 years old man was detained in a taxi, Agenda.ge reported. The crime …

Georgian police detain Russian citizen for drug crime

Georgian police detain Russian citizen for drug crime

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia has detained a citizen of Russia for a drug crime in Georgia, InterPressNews reported. As the Ministry told InterPressNews, G.B. (DoB 1994) was detained in Zhinvali for illegal purchase …

U.S. citizen trying to smuggle drugs arrested in Tbilisi

U.S. citizen trying to smuggle drugs arrested in Tbilisi

A U.S. citizen was arrested at Tbilisi International Airport for attempting to bring in large quantities of drugs into Georgia. Investigators said the detainee was found 229 in possession of packages of heroin, 101 pills of narcotic …

Two Iranians prevented from smuggling heroin to Georgia

Two Iranians prevented from smuggling heroin to Georgia

Georgian police have detained two Iranian citizens  for smuggling drugs into Georgia in especially large quantities, the Georgian Interior Ministry said. Two Iranians were detained at the Tbilisi International Airport for …

5 Ukrainian citizens detained in Tbilisi

5 Ukrainian citizens detained in Tbilisi

5 Ukrainian citizens were detained on Likhauri Street in Tbilisi this morning, InterPressNews reported citing Rustavi 2. According to the TV hcannle, the detainees checked in the Alliance hotel on Likhauri Street on November 27. …

Explosion in Tbilisi suburb of Digomi leaves casualties

Explosion in Tbilisi suburb of Digomi leaves casualties

This afternoon in Tbilisi suburb of  Digomi, a powerful explosion took place, resulted in casualties. A powerful explosion occurred in a house in the suburbs of Tbilisi, there are injured, the Emergency Management Service of Georgia …

Georgian police detain two persons in Marneuli clash

Georgian police detain two persons in Marneuli clash

Police have detained two persons in the clash between the representatives of the ruling “Georgian Dream” party and the United Opposition in Imiri village, Marneuli district, InterPressNews reported. InterPressNews was …

Man wanted for half of his life detained in Borjomi

Man wanted for half of his life detained in Borjomi

In Borjomi, the policemen detained a 48-year-old man, who was on the state wanted list for 24 years, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia reported. In July 1994, a man accused of robbery and banditry was …

Young man with knife robbs pensioner in Mtskheta-Mtianeti

Young man with knife robbs pensioner in Mtskheta-Mtianeti

The policemen detained a young man accused of assault on a pensioner in the village of Khorkhi (Mtskheta-Mtianeti region), a relevant message was published on the website of the Georgian Interior Ministry. According to the …

Georgia's police staff salaries to be increased

Georgia's police staff salaries to be increased

Acting Interior Minister of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia said that his body is launching a new project which envisages gifting flats to police staff in Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi, Zugdidi and Rustavi. "The project will …

Police chief killed in Georgia’s Adjara region

Police chief killed in Georgia’s Adjara region

The police chief of one of the villages of Kobuleti, in the Georgian Adjara region, has been killed late last night.  According to the neighbors, the police chief was killed by a resident of the same village, APA reported citing …

Foreign child beaten to death in Batumi

Foreign child beaten to death in Batumi

A 4-year-old child was beaten to death in Batumi, the press service of Georgia's  Ministry of Internal Affairs said. The tragic case happened on June 13. It is known that the child was beaten by a person familiar with …