TBILISI, DFWatch–The incident took place this morning in the village Kveshi, according to Gori municipality.

Locals say 36-year-old Aleko Sheverdashvili was in his garden when armed men came and took him away. They say Sheverdashvili didn’t cross the administrative boundary line; the armed men did.

No-one has contacted the family of the detainee, but what is expected to happen is that he is taken to the detention facility in Tskhinvali and released after paying a fine of about USD 30.