A resident of the Jewish Autonomous region was sentenced for the murder of a man and a pregnant woman

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Chesnokova in fotobounce on the grid. Archival photoA resident of the Jewish Autonomous region was sentenced for the murder of a man and a pregnant woman© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Tecnocovering the image Bank

The court sentenced the resident of the Jewish Autonomous region (EAO) to 17 years of imprisonment in colony of strict regime for the murder of a friend of a man and a pregnant woman, reports the RF IC in the region.

According to investigators, the night of 12 March 2018 in the apartment were found the bodies of a man and a pregnant woman with signs of violent death. The investigators found that they were killed by 38-year-old friend. The court found him guilty of a crime under article of the criminal code «murder of two persons, including a woman whom the perpetrator knows to be pregnant».

«The verdict of the regional court, the man convicted of killing two persons, including a woman known to the perpetrator to be pregnant, and he was sentenced to a 17 years of imprisonment with punishment serving in a corrective colony of strict regime», — stated in the message.

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