Resident of Baku, was arrested on suspicion of arson of methadone clinic

© Sputnik / Anar Orujov, the fire at the Republican narcological dispensary in Baku. March 2, 2018Resident of Baku, was arrested on suspicion of arson of methadone clinic© Sputnik / Anar Orujov

On suspicion of arson of methadone clinic in Baku arrested a resident of the city, he was in the center on treatment with a diagnosis of «mental disorders resulting from the ingestion of alcohol», it follows from the joint statement Genprokurora and the interior Ministry of Azerbaijan.

A fire in the building of the Republican narcological centre took place on Friday morning. A criminal case was initiated. The cause was arson, said earlier the law enforcers.

«As the suspect arrested a resident of Baku Magomed Mamedov, who was in the treatment center with a diagnosis of «mental disorders as a result of alcohol,» — said in a statement.

It is specified that «during the preliminary interrogation, the detainee confessed to the crime, saying that he decided to commit suicide in a drug treatment center in protest against the unfair treatment native», however, to bring the suicide attempt to the end could not. As a result of his actions in Central the fire started.

«These statements are confirmed by witnesses and security cameras. Mamedov is charged under article «murder threat», «murder of two and more persons», «the murder of a man in a helpless condition,» «intentional destruction of another’s property by an arson» the criminal code of Azerbaijan. The decision of the court he was taken into custody, forensic psychiatric, psychological and drug testing. The investigation continues,» — said in a statement.