MOSCOW, February 28 – RIA Novosti. The head of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, Alexander Bastrykin, instructed to report on the progress of the investigation of the criminal case on the rape of a 16-year-old resident of St. Petersburg, according to the website of the RF IC.
Earlier in the media it was reported that the mother of the victim reported the rape to the St. Petersburg police. The woman said that on the night of February 22, three men raped her daughter in an apartment on Morskoy Avenue. A sixteen-year-old girl was hospitalized with serious injuries and bruises.
According to the Investigative Committee, a criminal case of rape was opened. Earlier, the course and results of the verification activities were put under personal control by Bastrykin. and an objective investigation of the criminal case, and also instructed to report to him on its progress and all interim results, “added in the message.
Also, Bastrykin instructed the head of the personnel department of the RF IC to conduct an investigation against the investigator of the Main Investigative Directorate of the IC in St. Petersburg, in whose proceedings this criminal case is, due to the fact that a preventive measure was not chosen for the girl's rape suspect.