In the Saratov region, the court sent into custody a 43-year-old resident of the village of Prokudino, Atkarsky district, accused of the brutal murder of her son and attempted murder with particular cruelty of two children (clauses “c”, “d”, part 2 of article 105 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation and part 3 of article 30, clauses “a”, “c”, “d” part 2 of article 105 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation). According to the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation in the region, the preventive measure was chosen until February 21, 2022.
According to the investigation, on the morning of December 22, the woman was at her home in Prokudino with two children. Since the children did not obey, she took the scarf and began to strangle her eight-year-old son, then her five-year-old daughter, until they stopped showing signs of life. After that, the mother took the children out into the street, threw them in a ravine not far from the house and disappeared. A local resident saw the children in a snowdrift and called doctors. An ambulance ascertained the death of the boy, the girl was alive. Sanaviation took her to the Saratov Regional Clinical Hospital, where she is still in serious condition. The child experienced clinical death.
The woman was detained on the same day, she was in Engels, Saratov region. She pleaded guilty and expressed remorse.
Read more in the material “Kommersant Middle Volga” “Left the children in the snow.”