The three inhabitants of the North sentenced for torture friend to death

© Fotolia / Sebastian DudaВ the courtroom. Archival photoThe three inhabitants of the North sentenced for torture friend to death© Fotolia / Sebastian Duda

. Court of the city of Apatity, Murmansk region sentenced three residents to 9.5, and 11 years in prison for the brutal torture and beatings of the girl for four days, after which she died, have informed in regional office of public Prosecutor.

The tragedy occurred last summer. As established investigators, the couple Catherine and Dmitry Kondratyevs and their friend Nikita Prokofiev in Apatity, being able alcoholic and drug intoxication four days beating his friend, as a result the victim died on the scene.

«The criminal actions of Kondratyevs and Prokofiev was characterized by unjustified cruelty and desire to cause the victim particular suffering associated, including, with the humiliation of human dignity and personality,» said the Prosecutor. As established experts, the girl had suffered at least 100 strikes various objects.

The case was brought under article «causing of heavy harm to health, entailed on imprudence death of the victim.» Ekaterina Kondratieva sentenced to imprisonment for a term of 9 years 6 months in a penal colony, Dmitry Kondratyev — the same term in a penal colony, Nikita Prokofiev — 11 years in a strict regime colony. Verdict in force has not entered.