The court arrested four doctors in the case of child trafficking

Moscow's Basmanny court two months arrested the four doctors, who are accused of trafficking children from surrogate mothers, which entailed by negligence the death of the baby, told RIA Novosti press-service of the court.

"The court has satisfied the petition of the investigation and elected the accused Ashitkovo, Ivanova, chernyshovoy and Panaioti a measure of restraint in form of detention for two months, until 14 September 2020", - said the Agency interlocutor.

The court session was held behind closed doors at the request of the Prosecutor. According to him, in the process, may be disclosed personal data of minors of the deceased and other children.

As previously reported, the lawyer of the accused Arkadiy Lukyanov, guilt they do not recognize.

In January of this year in Odintsovo in the Moscow region Investigative Committee in Moscow, was prosecuted for causing death by negligence and human trafficking. It turned out that in one of the apartments of the village of VNIISSOK, it was discovered the body of a newborn from a surrogate mother of the child. The examination established that the cause of infant death were sudden infant death syndrome newborn.

In the apartment, investigators also found three more children born for sale. They were there until their biological parents are foreign nationals, engaged in registration of all necessary for children documents, including further export them abroad. In the end, neonates were removed and placed in a children's hospital. Then the investigators initiated a series of tests, including companies involved in the surrogacy program and local bodies of internal Affairs and guardianship. At the moment the case is in the Central apparatus of the RF IC.