Russian deputy suspected of raping 14-year-old niece

A deputy was detained in the Altai Republic on suspicion of raping a schoolgirl On Friday, November 26, the official representative of the regional department of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) Lyudmila Ryazantseva reported to

According to the investigation, at the end of 2019, a man raped his wife's 14-year-old niece. Fearing a rapist, the girl was silent about this for two years and only opened up to her in 2021. A criminal case was initiated against the suspect under article 131 (“Rape of a minor”) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.

An arrest warrant was issued against the accused. For the duration of the investigation, he was sent to a pre-trial detention center. The collection and consolidation of evidence in the criminal case continues.

According to the Bankfakt newspaper, this is an independent deputy Alexander Korshuk.

On November 19, it was reported that the court had detained a Primorsky deputy from Communist Party of the Russian Federation Artem Samsonov, who is suspected of pedophilia.