The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed to report on the circumstances of death of a child in Novosibirsk oblast

The Investigating Authorities of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Novosibirsk Oblast launched a criminal case for the death of an 8-year-old boy in accordance with Part 1, Article 109 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (infliction of death by negligence due to improper performance of one's professional duties).

According to the investigation, on October 10, 2022, a student, being at a physical education class in a school of Moshkovsky raion, performed a warm-up excercises together with other classmates, after a short time the child felt himself not well and fell down. The teacher immediately called an ambulance, but the boy died on the way to the medical facility. Currently, a set of investigative actions is being carried out: the relatives of the deceased child, the teaching staff are being interrogated.

The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed Mr. V.B. Zaripov, Acting Head of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee for Novosibirsk Oblast, to submit a report on the initial investigative actions and the circumstances of the death of the child. The investigation and its results are the subject to control in the Main Investigative Directorate of the Department.