A businessman is detained on suspicion of providing unsafe services that injured a minor boy on a rope course in Barnaul in Altaiskiy krai


The Investigating Authorities of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for Altaiskiy krai are investigating a criminal case under the offense prescribed Part 1 of Article 238 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (provision of services that do not meet the requirements of the safety of life or health of consumers).

According to the Chaiman of the IC of Russia order, the investigation is a subject to control of the Main Investigative Directorate.

According to the investigation, on the afternoon of July 10, 2022,  a 13-year-old boy fell to the ground from a height of about 6 meters while passing the track in the Jungle Rope Park in Barnaul, the accident happened  due to a break in the safety cable caused the multiple injuries to the minor. The juvenile was hospitalized in a hospital and he is being treated there.

The businessman, the owner of the rope park, was detained. The Investigators are preparing a petition for imposing a pre-trial restrain to him as custody. A set of forensic examinations was appointed, the necessary investigative actions are taken due to identify all circumstances of the accident. The work of the rope park is suspended, the territory is closed for free access. The investigation continues.

13 July 2022 09:10

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