Killer Nizhny Novgorod the taxi driver was sentenced to 12 years in prison

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A resident of Nizhny Novgorod region, convicted in the murder of a taxi driver, was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment in a strict regime colony, reports the investigative Committee of Russia in the region.

According to investigators, March 26, 2017 in Nizhny Novgorod, the defendant sat in a car brand «Volkswagen», which driver was engaged in private carrying. Arriving in the garage array, the attacker struck the driver a knife wound to the neck. The victim in his car managed to leave the scene and seek assistance to motorists, who called an ambulance and law enforcement. The attacker fled the scene. Taken to the city hospital 52-year-old victim on the same day from the got injuries died.

«Insurance investigators together with operational officers of the police on 28 March 2017 on the territory of the Tonshayevsky district of the Nizhny Novgorod region found and detained a suspect in committing a crime. He was remanded in custody. Court verdict the defendant was sentenced to 12 years of imprisonment with punishment serving in a colony of strict regime», — stated in the message of regional SUCK.

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