The Prosecutor General’s Office and the Interior Ministry have issued a joint statement on the crime committed in Hajigabul.
According to the statement, on the basis of information about murder of Hajigabul residents Nazim, Gulbadam, Bibile and Namig Ganbarovs with a firearm, the seriously wounding of another member of the family, Mammad Ganbarov, and Mubariz Mehtiyev’s committing suicide, the District Prosecutor's Office and officers of the Police Department visited the scene, collected the rifle and other evidences.
A criminal case was launched under Articles #120.2.4, 120.2.7 and 228.1 of the Criminal Code.
According to preliminary investigation, previously arrested Mehtiyev came to Ganbarov’s house, attempted to intentionally shoot him to take revenge, intentionally killed his family members, and committed suicide.
An investigation into the fact is underway. Taking into account that the crime has triggered an outrage in society, the investigation into the criminal case will be conducted by Investigation Department for Grave Crimes under the Prosecutor General's Office.