In St.-Petersburg has pronounced a sentence on business about murder of the artist Palmanova

© RIA Novostiukraine meeting. Archival photoIn St.-Petersburg has pronounced a sentence on business about murder of the artist Palmanova© RIA Novosti

Dzerzhinsky district court of St. Petersburg Monday sentenced to lengthy prison terms for the murder of artist Yevgraf Palmanova, his former babysitter and her teenage friend, reports the United press service of the courts of Petersburg (OPS).

From the case materials that the July 3, 2016 in the house on Liteiny prospect was found the body of Yevgraf Pimenova born in 1947, the handicapped, member of the Union of artists of Russia. Department of the Investigative Committee of St. Petersburg detained on suspicion in murder of the former nurse of the artist’s 19-year-old Zuev Yan and her 16-year-old friend H

The court found Zuev guilty in the murder and robbery, and also in involving of minors in crime. H. juveniles found guilty of murder and robbery. «The court has appointed punishment: the deprivation of freedom for a period of 11 years with punishment serving in a corrective colony of General regime. H in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term of 8 years with punishment serving in an educational colony. In addition, the court satisfied the civil suit of the victim for total amount of 3 million rubles», — stated in the message.

According to the OPS, the court considered proven that the intent to kill Palmanova came to Zueva on the basis of personal animosity. As noted the OPS, during drinking of alcoholic drinks Zueva asked my H to kill an artist and steal his money and possessions, to which H agreed. According to the court, Zueva told H, how to get home, said the location of the surveillance cameras, said that the citizen P. at the specified time expecting a plumber, and offered to introduce H helper plumber to get to the apartment. The defendant noted that her elderly neighbor is a well — known artist, and suggested that after the murder to steal one of the paintings, giving the appearance of murder to steal.

According to the criminal plan, CH preiskel as weapons piercing-cutting items and air gun. For the purpose of concealing the criminal actions he put on rubber gloves and booties, posing as a journeyman plumber, entered the apartment and select a convenient time, struck the artist multiple kicks, with a metal bar and a sharp object. The defendant stole the victim’s family owned property totaling more than 534 thousand rubles. The OPS notes that Zueva personally reported the discovery of the corpse of the deceased, to lead law enforcement astray.

According to information from open sources, the artist Yevgraf Pimenov was born in 1949 in the village of Myrzakasym Chuvash Republic. In 1972 he graduated from the Chuvash state pedagogical Institute, and in 1982 the Institute of painting, sculpture and architecture named after I. E. Repin (Academy of arts in St. Petersburg). In 1991 Pimenov was admitted to the Union of Artists of Russia. Pimenova works are in private collections in Russia and abroad. His personal exhibitions were held in Russia, Finland, USA, Israel and Germany.