MOSCOW, March 1 – RIA Novosti. The head of the State Duma on ecology and environmental protection, Vladimir Burmatov, insists on imprisoning the poachers who brutally killed a moose cow in the Tver region, the parliamentarian sent corresponding inquiries to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the prosecutor's office.
“In the Tver region, poachers brutally killed a moose. They strangled her. With their hands. Before that, they drove them with snowmobiles … We connected. Requests were sent to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the prosecutor's office,” Burmatov wrote on his Instagram page on Monday. He added that the poachers have already been found and taken to the police station, interrogation is underway. View this post on Instagram
“I believe that these are several articles of the Criminal Code at once:” Cruelty to animals “and” Illegal hunting “. Organized group of persons. Preliminary agreement. Five years in prison offhand,” said the head of the committee.