In Altai Krai the woman left her two year old son in the cold without supervision, clothes and food. The boy’s life was saved by the dog who warmed the baby with his body, until he accidentally found an intruder. Concerning the woman criminal case. It can now also be deprived of parental rights.
The incident became known during the inspection carried out by Prosecutor’s office of the Loktevsky district of the Altai territory. It turned out that in January of this year, a local resident threw his son in an unheated porch. The baby was left without clothes and food, noted on the website of the regional office.
Until the baby actually was in the cold, it warmed the body of the dog. This saved the boy’s life, said assistant Prosecutor Loktevsky district Mary Abramenko. Then the baby was accidentally discovered by an outsider. After that, the boy’s mother another four days did not return home.
The baby had hypothermia due to long stay on the porch without heating. Currently, the child is inpatient care.
The Prosecutor’s office sent check materials in OMVD Russia in the Loktevsky district. As a result, in respect of the mother of the injured boy was prosecuted under article 125 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Deliberate failure to assist persons in life-threatening or health condition and deprived of opportunities to take action for self-preservation on the early childhood”).
Also the question was raised about how to take away a woman’s parental rights. The statement of claim is satisfied, but has not yet entered into force.
Unfortunately, this is not the first case when the animal is more compassion for the child than its parents. In January 2015, in the city of Obninsk, Kaluga region local cat Murka drew people’s attention to the two-month baby abandoned in the stairwell of the house where she lived.
The child was left in a box in the trash chute. Heartbreaking meowing cats helped one of the residents of the house to see the baby. While the child was in the stairwell, the cat warmed him, and when he came to the doctors, went to see the ambulance.