In Kaliningrad will be judged a man who hit a paramedic in the face

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A drunk pensioner hit the paramedic punched in the face in Kaliningrad, now he will stand trial, according to the website of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

According to the investigation, on may 23, the day the defendant was delivered brigade «ambulance» to the hospital of an emergency medical service of the regional center. When you try the paramedic to assist him a man, being intoxicated, struck the doctor a punch in the face. As a result, the physician received abrasions and bruises.

«Completed investigation of criminal case against 70-year-old local resident. The man accused of committing a crime… «violent acts that cause physical pain, committed an act of hooliganism»… a Criminal case with the approved indictment was sent to court for consideration in essence», — stated in the message.

Recently in different regions of Russia there have been a number of high-profile incidents involving attacks on health workers. In January, the head of the RF IC Alexander Bastrykin due to the frequent attacks on doctors instructed to analyze the situation in this sphere and protect the rights of physicians. Then the Ministry said that such cases should «get tough and principled legal assessment, and any interference in the work of physicians, it’s time to consider no less serious than obstruction of the activities of law enforcement officers».