In Krasnodar, a babysitter was sentenced to 11 years for the murder of a child

© RIA Novostizenit court. Archival photoIn Krasnodar, a babysitter was sentenced to 11 years for the murder of a child© RIA Novosti

Nanny in Krasnodar, caring for 9-month-old son of a resident of Nigeria, for the murder of his ward was sentenced to 11 years, the press service of the SUCK of the Russian Federation for the Krasnodar Krai.

It is clarified that the 35-year-old woman convicted of murdering a minor boy.

According to the Agency, from September 2016 the defendant unofficially performed the duties of a nanny, caring for 9-month-old son of a citizen of Nigeria. For several months the child lived with her in a private home on Long street in Krasnodar. As noted by the SC, it had a debt to pay for the services. In this regard, the babysitter had a conflict during a telephone conversation with the mother of the child.

«A woman demanded the return of the child, and promised afterwards to pay the debt. Meanwhile, 19 Feb 2017 Tikhomirov on the basis of the arisen aversions to the child’s mother strangled infant. Then to hide traces of the crime, the intruder put the boy’s body in a bag and buried in the basement of the pit garage, located on the territory of his yard», – stated in the message.

The sitter called the police and reported false information that the child was allegedly kidnapped. Krasnodar regional court has sentenced a woman to 11 years in a General regime colony. Verdict in force has not entered.