Resident of Kuzbass, was sentenced to 12 years for killing a woman, which he had previously served two years

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in fotobanka. Archive photoResident of Kuzbass, was sentenced to 12 years for killing a woman, which he had previously served two years© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

The Kemerovo regional court has left without change a sentence to the inhabitant of Prokopevsk, sentenced to 12 years for the murder of a woman, he avenged his last term, according to the regional Prosecutor’s office.

According to the Agency, before the man was serving a sentence for intentional infliction familiar to the woman of grievous bodily harm, dangerous to life, with the use of the object used as a weapon. For it by the court, he served 2 years in prison, said RIA Novosti in the Prosecutor’s office.

«Freed from prison in may 2017, he returned to Prokop’evsk and not forgiving her for what she was serving his sentence in June 2017 he struck her one blow with a knife in the chest, damaging the heart and killing it», — reports the Agency.

When considering a criminal case the defendant pleaded guilty in part, testified that he had no intent to kill, have put forward the version that was in a state of strong emotional excitement (affect). However, the state Prosecutor provided the court evidence, accuses the defendant of murder and to convince the court of the correctness of the qualification of his actions.

The lawyer of the convict did not agree with the verdict and appealed it. He asked the superior court to retrain actions on the article «deliberate causing of heavy harm to health, entailed on imprudence death of the victim» and to reduce the punishment.

«The Kemerovo regional court considered the complaint of the attorney, listened to the objections of the Prosecutor and considered the actions of the convicted proper. Grounds for reducing the punishment is also not provided. The complaint is left without satisfaction, the sentence — 12 years of imprisonment in a colony of a strict mode — without changes», — noted in Prosecutor’s office and said that the sentence came into legal force.