The Kirov pensioner torched his common-law wife for refusing to give money for liquor

Resident Zuevskiy district of Kirov region became a defendant in a criminal case after burned his mistress due to the fact that 67-year-old woman to refuse to give him money for alcohol. On Wednesday, February 15, reported on the website of the Investigative Department (SD) of the TFR in the region.

According to investigators, February 10 65-year-old man was drinking with his mistress alcohol. Later, he asked her for money to buy more alcohol, but were refused. Among pensioners there was a quarrel during which the man doused lying on the bed mistress with gasoline and threw a smoldering cigarette butt.

The woman suffered burns on 90 percent of his body. She was admitted to hospital on 13 February and died in hospital.

Investigators opened a criminal case against a resident of Zuevskaya district on signs of the crime provided by part 4 article 111 of the criminal code (“Deliberate causing of heavy harm to health, entailed on imprudence death of the victim”), the statement said the SU TFR.

The suspect is detained, the question on election of a preventive measure. He faces imprisonment for up to 15 years.

31 January in Krasnoyarsk region a man was arrested on suspicion of arson of his mistress after a quarrel. 25-year-old woman was hospitalized with thermal burns first and second degree, which after some time died.