A one-month-old boy died of hypothermia in the Tyachiv hospital, – Inessa Mandzulych, the spokeswoman for the Transcarpathian regional police, siad in a comment to the UNN correspondent.
"The death of a child was reported to the police on December 20 at 10 o’clock. The investigators found out that on December 19, at 12:00, a baby born in 2018, a resident of the village of Ternovo, was delivered to the Tyachiv district hospital in the state of hypothermia. The boy’s condition was very serious. At around 4:00 pm, the doctors stated the death of the child," – Mandzulych said.
She also added that during the examination of the infant, no traces of violence were found. The body was sent for examination. A criminal case under Art. 166 of the CCU "Child neglect" was opened against the parents.
Investigators are questioning parents and neighbors.
According to the police, the mother is a minor, she is only 17 years old, she was living with her child’s father. The child was the only one in the family.