Prompt and professional actions of police officers saved the life of a child in Yakutia

“Police officers of the MIA of Russia Inter-District Administration “Yakutskoye” detained the man who threatened to kill his common-law wife and daughter.

About 8 o'clock in the morning the duty-unit of the MIA of Russia Inter-District Administration “Yakutskoye” received a message that in one of the apartments of the house on the Tchaikovsky street of Yakutsk, there were heard shouts and sounds of a fight.

Police officers immediately arrived at the address indicated. At the entrance the police were met by the 22-year-old mistress of the apartment. According to the woman, her cohabitant hit her several times and threatened to kill her. The man promised to kill the 5-month-old daughter of the victim in the case of the police penetration into the apartment.

To open the door, emergency services were called to the scene. As a result, the police detained the 21-year-old man previously convicted for causing grievous body harm and seized a knife from him. The child was handed over to her mother and sent together with her to one of the city hospitals.

In respect of the detainee, a protocol on the administrative offense under Article 19.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation was made. At the moment, the issue of initiating a criminal case against the offender on the grounds of the crime under Article 119 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation is being considered,” said the official representative of the Russian MIA Irina Volk.

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