In Uzhgorod, a rapist of a 6-year-old girl was caught
A 15-year-old Uzhgorod residents, taking advantage of the child's trust, lured her to a storage room and raped her. The rapist was arrested by the police. Criminal proceedings over this incident have been initiated.
An 18-year-old Uzhgorod resident reported to Uzhgorod city police that her 6-year-old niece had been raped.
The duty officer immediately sent the investigative team to the scene. The police officers found out that on that day the victim and other children were playing in the yard of her aunt's house. A 15-year-old local boy was with them. The offender suggested the girl to continue playing in the storage room, which is located in the same yard. Not suspecting anything bad, the child went with him. There, the offender raped her, and then fled.
A few minutes later, the police identified the offender. He confessed to the police officers.
According to the first deputy chief of Uzhgorod city police Major Oleksandr Bondarchuk, criminal proceedings over this fact have been initiated under Part 4 of Art.152 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Rape). The sanction of this article provides for imprisonment for a term of 10 to 15 years.
The juvenile was notified of being suspected of committing the crime. The pre-trial investigation is ongoing. The choice of a preventive measure is being decided.
Information of Uzhgorod city police