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The inhabitant of Kalmykia sentenced to prison for the murder of a disabled child

The Supreme court of Kalmykia on Monday on the basis of a verdict of jurymen has sentenced a local resident to 14 years in prison for the murder of five year old disabled child, according to the Prosecutor's office of the Republic.

According to investigators, in the night of 15 January, 38-year-old man in a state of intoxication beat the infant son of his common-law spouse - disabled child 2014 birth. The child died on the spot. A criminal case was initiated under article "Murder juvenile, obviously for guilty being in a helpless state".

Board of jurymen of the Supreme court of the Republic of 8 July issued a guilty verdict in a criminal case. The prosecution asked the court to sentence him to 18 years imprisonment. The defendant pleaded not guilty.

"Taking into account the views of the public Prosecutor, the verdict, the jury that found him not deserving indulgence, the attacker was sentenced to imprisonment for a period of 14 years with serving in a corrective colony of strict regime and the restriction of liberty for a term of one year six months", - stated in the message.

The the verdict is not yet.