«Chaos and absurdity»: Mizulina outraged by the case of an accident with «drunk boy»

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in foobarcontroller law enforcement agencies in Moscow. Archival photo«Chaos and absurdity»: Mizulina outraged by the case of an accident with «drunk boy»© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Reports of significant levels of alcohol in the blood of six children, who died under the wheels of the car in Balashikha almost two months ago, caused a great public resonance. The investigative Committee and the Prosecutor’s office intend to recheck all the facts in the case of experts already brought criminal case about negligence. This story has taken control of the children’s Ombudsman, the Public chamber and Senator Elena Mizulina, who called the incident «an outrage and absurd.»

Fatal outcome occurred in Balashikha on April 23. A local resident on the car Hyundai Solaris violated traffic rules and was hit by a six year old boy. However, as reported by the media, the car dragged him at least ten meters. From the received traumas the child died on the spot.

Later against the woman criminal case under article «Violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles, entailed on imprudence death of the person», she is under house arrest.

However, immediately after the incident, the woman said that the boy was drunk. Recently there was an expert opinion, which read that «the blood of the deceased found the concentration of ethanol, which corresponds to strong intoxication». That is, if you believe the expertise in the baby’s blood at the time of death was 2.7 ppm of alcohol, which for an adult is equal to an entire bottle of vodka. For a child of 3-4 ppm is a lethal dose.

The boy’s family has demanded a re-examination. In addition, according to them, the case has not been instituted for about a month, part of the evidence was destroyed and witnesses were pressured.

Experts recheck

Conclusion given the Bureau of forensic medical examination the Moscow region (GBUZ MO «Bureau of forensic medical examination»). There to make comments on a situation did not, citing the secrecy of the investigation.

In the Moscow head office of the Ministry of interior stated that it would conduct the exhumation of the body of the child and recheck the conclusions of the experts.

«Appointed the additional is judicial-medical and is judicial-biological examination for comparison of samples of biological material, previously transferred to the research Department of the INSTITUTION «Bureau of forensic medical examination» of the Train, with biological material, is withdrawn from the bottom of the car body and the back seat covers», — is spoken in the message of GU Ministry of internal Affairs.

In addition, the management Board appointed official investigation against the investigator of the municipal administration «Balashikha», which will «thoroughly, objectively and comprehensively studied materials of criminal case».

Many media outlets have published reports which spoke of the unreliability of the experts ‘ conclusions and that the police officers allegedly involved in falsification of examination results.

The interior Ministry has commented on these reports, calling them inaccurate and unfounded. «It is puzzling that such statements make people who have credibility in society,» said the official representative of the Ministry Irina Wolf.

She noted that the Bureau is judicial-medical examination are not included in the structure of the Ministry, and the competence of investigators and investigators of internal Affairs bodies includes only the orders for the appointment of forensic examinations.

A case of negligence

The Investigative Committee also announced the intention to take the police investigation into the accident and recheck all the facts.

In addition, the investigators opened a criminal case about negligence. They already interrogate the experts who conducted the examination, and review the actions of the police on the scene of the accident.

As reported by the official representative office, Svetlana Petrenko, the leadership of the Moscow Central Board of the SC was found with the boy’s parents to find out all their arguments.

This story started and the Moscow region Prosecutor’s office, which made the head of the Moscow GU Ministry of internal Affairs presentation of the case on road accident of investigative management «Balashikha» in the specialized Department on investigation dorozhno-transport incidents of a regional Central Board.

The Prosecutor of the Moscow region Alexei Zakharov took the investigation under his personal control.

«A blatant and ugly story»

On reports of «drunken boy» drew attention in the Public chamber, the situation has taken control of the children’s Ombudsman Anna Kuznetsova and the Commissioner for children’s rights in Moscow region Ksenia Mironova.

Kuznetsov sent a request to the interior Ministry, Investigative Committee and Prosecutor’s office. However, she noted that the case requires a thorough review «with the involvement of all parties, witnesses, police, parents.»

«This monstrous version of the alcohol in the blood of six year old boy it is hard to believe. But even if the fact is confirmed, it should be serious cause for further investigation, but not an extenuating circumstance. The responsibility for this crime should not be mitigated by anything,» — said RIA Novosti a children’s Ombudsman in Moscow Ksenia Mironova.

She stressed that the death of a child is a tragedy. «We now clarifies the situation, making requests. Was it really the boy’s blood alcohol, and if so, for what reason, the investigation will find out,» said Mironova.

The public chamber also will monitor the investigation, reported RIA Novosti the Chairman of the Commission for the support of families, children and maternity Diana Gurtskaya.

«A blatant and ugly story. If media reports are confirmed and really the kid was drunk and recognised guilty of road accident, we will reach to everyone who was involved in the situation, took the responsibility,» she said.

To follow the progress of the case will be the first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Elena Mizulina.

«Everything that is happening before our eyes, complete chaos and absurdity. I do not believe that the child could be drunk. And how it affects a proven fact that hitting a child? It turns out that a drunk can knock down?» she said.

The intention of the Investigative Committee to pick up the investigation from the police she thinks is right. «It’s the right decision. If it turns out that police officers committed forgery, this is a very serious criminal offence of falsification of materials of criminal case», — concluded the Senator.