SARATOV, April 16 – RIA Novosti. An elderly resident of Penza was arrested on charges of sexual abuse of two girls, the regional department of the RF IC reported. According to a RIA Novosti source in the security forces, the accused is a teacher of the local art school, and the victims are his students.
According to the investigation, in March 2019, the accused, using the helpless state of a nine-year-old girl, abused her, and another episode of his criminal activity occurred in the fall of 2016, when he corrupted another girl, who was then seven years old. A 71-year-old resident of Penza committed two episodes of a crime under clause “b” of part 4 of article 132 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Violent acts of a sexual nature committed against a person under the age of 14” … in the form of detention, “- said in the message. The defendant in the case faces up to 20 years in prison.
A source in the power structures told RIA Novosti that the accused is a 71-year-old teacher of the local art school, he does not admit his guilt. The man has not been previously convicted, added the agency's interlocutor.