The Investigating Authorities of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Saratov Oblast are conducting a pre-investigative inspection on leaving a 4-year-old boy in danger. Earlier it was reported that on December 15, 2022, at night, Police Officers patrolled the city of Balakovo and found a 4-year-old boy without winter outerwear and shoes. The child was taken to the Police Station. Some time later, Law Enforcement Agencies received a call from the boy's mother, who reported him missing. It was established that the juvenile left the apartment when the adults left it for a short time.
The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed Mr. Govorunov A.Yu., Head of the Investigative Directorate for Saratov Oblast, to report on the progress of verification activities and the circumstances of what had happened to the child, detected by the current moment.