Mikheil Gremelashvili, a member of the Telavi City Assembly and the ruling party, has been arrested on charges of threatening his family members, domestic violence and illegal possession of firearms.
According to the information provided by the agency, the officers of the Kakheti Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs detained M. G., born in 1980, as a result of operative-investigative measures.
According to the agency, the investigation established that M.G. threatened his wife and children to kill them by demonstrating his firearm and physically abused them.
During the search of M.G.'s apartment, law enforcement officers seized the firearm.
The detainee faces 4 to 6 years in prison if convicted.