Saved baby from an abusive father in Yekaterinburg will present the award

Alexander Bastrykin

The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) Alexander Bastrykin has instructed to find two men who have stood up for some kid on the street in Yekaterinburg was severely beaten by his father. They plan to submit to the departmental award, said the TFR, arrived in edition “” on Saturday, April 22.

“If he hadn’t stopped these two men, then four-year-old could have died. Such courage and compassion inspire respect”, — said in a statement.

The incident occurred on the evening of April 19 at the intersection of Avenue of Cosmonauts and street of Red Commanders. A drunk 39-year-old man was hit several times four year old son with his head on the asphalt. Father began to beat the child after he started crying. Events prevented passers-by, the child was sent to the hospital. The attacker fled the scene, but was arrested.

Against men opened a criminal case about attempt at murder of the juvenile. Specified that earlier it was already judged.