Two residents of the Rostov region were sentenced by the court to long terms of imprisonment for double murder for stealing a turkey and chicken meat. This was announced on Monday, August 31, by the regional prosecutor’s office.
In October 2019, in the village of Glubokoye, Vladimir Nizgurenko and Vadim Sergeev decided to commit a theft, but they were caught by the owner of the household.
“The court established that Nizgurenko and Sergeev in October last year at night, being in the village of Glubokoye, Kamensky district of the Rostov region, intoxicated, with the aim of stealing poultry, illegally entered the territory of the household where the victims lived,” website of the supervisory authority.
Nizgurenko attacked a woman and killed her. After that, the men dealt with the victim’s partner, who became a witness. Having stolen a turkey and chicken meat, the attackers fled. They were quickly tracked down, the investigators opened a criminal case under two articles of the Criminal Code.
Nizgurenko was sentenced to 19 years in prison in a special regime colony, and his friend was sentenced to 17 years.
Earlier on Monday, it was reported that the case of the murder of a 15-year-old schoolgirl, committed in 2007, was opened in the Irkutsk region.