MOSCOW, February 21 – RIA Novosti. The woman killed her two children in Moscow, a criminal case was opened, said Yulia Ivanova, senior assistant to the head of the Main Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia in the capital.
According to the investigation, on February 20, 2021, a woman killed her two children, 3 and 11 years old, in an apartment in one of the houses on Yasny Proezd. After that, she wounded herself several times in the neck. The suspect is hospitalized, she is being helped. “The investigating authorities of the Main Investigation Department of the RF IC for the city of Moscow have opened a criminal case on the grounds of a crime … the murder of two minors,” the message says.
Investigators and forensic experts work at the scene. The circumstances and reasons for the incident are being established, the father of the children and the neighbors are being questioned. Also forensic medical examinations were appointed.
The head of the main investigation department, Andrei Strizhov, took personal control of the investigation.