In the Kuban, stepfather disguised the murder of a 6-year-old stepson as an accident

SK: in Timashevsk, stepfather killed a 6-year-old stepson by holding his nose and mouth with his hands

local resident suspected of killing 6-year-old stepson. On Friday, November 26, the regional department of the Investigative Committee of Russia reported to

According to the investigation, on the evening of November 24, the man was at home with his stepson and his one-year-old child. He pushed the boy, which made him cry. The child's tears angered his stepfather. As punishment, he covered his nose and mouth with his hands, after a while the boy lost consciousness. Seeing that he was not moving, his stepfather called an ambulance. The man told the doctors that the stepson stopped showing signs of life after falling down the stairs and hitting his head. The doctors failed to save the child.

The data of the examination refuted the stepfather's version. Kuban investigators found out that the boy died a violent death. The man denied his involvement in the murder for a long time and tried to pass him off as an accident, however, as a result of communication with investigators, he revealed the details of the incident and confessed to the crime.

A case was initiated under Article 105 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (“Murder”). The man will undergo a psychological and psychiatric examination. Also, investigators will study the living conditions and upbringing of children in this family.