In Belgorod pensioner strangled his grandson, to «daughter was easy»

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotobanka on the sleeve of a police officer. Archival photoIn Belgorod pensioner strangled his grandson, to «daughter was easy»© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

Retired from Stary Oskol killed grandson, thinking thereby to lighten his daughter’s life, according to investigatory management SK across the Belgorod region.

«On December 19, the accused was in the home of his daughter in the village Sergeevka of Stary Oskol urban district, who lived with the children of 8 years and 6 months. Deciding that daughter hard single with two children, the accused strangled the younger grandson», — stated in the message.

As explained by RIA Novosti senior assistant head of the Department of insurance in the region Elena Kozyreva, the woman has two children from different fathers, and men in the time of the crime were not at home.

The investigation seeks to the court about the arrest of 71-year-old defendant, she could face life imprisonment.