The Arkhangelsk and Nenets Regional Investigations Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation has pressed charges against an unemployed Naryan-Mar resident under Paragraph C of Part 2 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code of Russia (murder of a minor).
According to the investigation, on October 31, 2019, the accused approached the central entrance of the State Budgetary Children’s Educational Institution “Centre for Child Development--Kindergarten Skazka” and called the intercom. A security guard of the security company Svyatogor LLC mistook him for a parent of one of the children and remotely, from the security office, opened the door for him. The man ascended to the second floor and entered the bedroom where children were resting during naptime. One of the teachers tried to block his way to the bedroom, but the perpetrator pushed her away and approached one of the beds. The other teacher ran to call for help, the group nurse brought the security guard, and an administrative worker of the kindergarten hit the panic button. However, by that time the man had already inflicted a fatal stab on the neck of a 6-year-old boy. The designated persons upheld the man until officers of the National Guard Direction and the Nenets Regional Directorate of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs arrived. Being interrogated as a convict, the man confessed and pleaded guilty. He explained to the investigator that the day before he had been drinking alcohol. The convict is subject to stationary complex psychological and psychiatric forensic examination.
The charges were as pressed against the worker of the private security company is suspected of committing an offense under Paragraphs B and C of Part 2 of Article 238 of the Criminal Code of Russia (rendering of services which do not meet standards for safety of life and health of consumers aged up to six years entailing by negligence death of a person). The security guard admitted his guilt partially.
The court granted the motion of investigation to put the convict of the murder of a minor and kindergarten security guard in custody.
A probe was also launched into negligence of authorities of the State Budgetary Children’s Educational Institution “Centre for Child Development--Kindergarten Skazka” failing to provide safety of presence of a child in a kindergarten institution under Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code of Russia (neglect of duty entailing by negligence death of a person).
Video of investigative activities https://youtu.be/bXlLPv5k4So