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Prosecutor's office opens criminal case on fight with servicemen in Leilek

The military prosecutor’s office of Batken garrison opened a criminal case on the fact of a fight in Leilek district. Own sources informed 24.kg news agency.

The criminal case was initiated under the article «Hooliganism» of the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic.

«According to local residents, the fight was started by servicemen of the Ministry of Defense. It is known that they were under the influence of alcohol and provoked the conflict,» the sources said.

Servicemen of the Ministry of Defense got into a fight with local residents on May 7 in Muras village (former Margun. — Note of 24.kg news agency) in Leilek district of Batken region. About 100 military and civilians participated in the fight.