SAMARA, March 16 – RIA Novosti. In Samara, investigators opened a criminal case after a schoolboy stabbed a classmate during the conflict, the press service of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee for the region told reporters.
The quarrel between 11-year-old boys took place on Tuesday afternoon in one of the schools in the Oktyabrsky district. According to preliminary data, during the break, one of the students hit the other in the area of the shoulder blade. The victim was taken to a medical facility.
“The Soviet Interdistrict Investigation Department of the city of Samara <...> opened a criminal case on the grounds of a crime under Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (negligence),” said a representative of the Investigative Committee.
During the investigation, the investigators will give a procedural assessment of the actions of the officials of the educational institution.
As RIA Novosti was told in the press service of the regional prosecutor's office, compliance with the requirements of legislation on the protection of the life and health of children is being checked, the department has taken control of the investigation. The prosecutor's office added that nothing threatens the life and health of the injured child, both boys are from prosperous families.