Disabled of Homel Voblast Killed with Crutch and Stick

09.11.2010 13:29

A second-group disabled, 46-year-old resident of the village Slabada was brought to hospital of Petrykau town (Homel voblast) with multiple injuries at night, November 6. The man died in hospital. This was reported by law enforcement. It was found out that a 36-year-old villager, being intoxicated, had beaten the victim with a crutch during a quarrel, happened the day before.

The criminal case is under investigation, BelaPAN.

Operatives of another district center — Mazyr — also opened a criminal case under Article №147 of the Criminal Code (causing grievous bodily harm) against a 34-year-old resident of the town on November 8. According to investigators, having drunk the spirits and picked a quarrel, he beat to death a 57-year-old disabled of the second group with a walking stick on November 6.

The corpse of a disabled was discovered later that day. According to preliminary information, the death was caused by fractures of the legs, the left arm and ribs, multiple contusions and abrasions of the body, head and limbs.