The Saratov Regional Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation continues investigation of a probe into an offense under Paragraph C of Part 2 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code of Russia (murder of a minor).
In the morning of October 9, 2019, the girl departed from home and never came to an educational institution. On October 10, 2019, her body was discovered in garages. On the same day, a 35-year-old previously convicted Saratov citizen suspected of committing of the murder was detained. Upon investigative motion, the court ruled to put him in custody. Basing on evidence collected under this probe, investigators of the Investigative Committee of Russia charged him with the murder of a minor. He fully admitted his guilt.
During testimony assessment at the crime scene, he told investigators about the circumstances of the accident.
At present investigators and forensic experts of the Investigative Committee continue carrying out investigative actions aimed to establish an impartial picture of the situation. A number of forensic examinations is in progress. The criminal investigation is ongoing.