Court of Amur region has sentenced 38-the summer inhabitant of Arkharinsky district, who was found guilty of causing death by negligence. Man killed while hunting fishing, taking the light of his lantern in the reflection of the eyes of a wild animal.
Last Thursday, Arkharinsky district court appointed the hunter punishment in the form of 1,5 years of restriction of freedom with a prohibition to change place of residence without the consent of a specialized body. He is also forbidden to travel outside of the municipality. The convicted person is deprived of the right to bear arms and the right to exercise hunting for a period of two years. Also the court has collected from it in favour of the victims of the caused material and moral damage, totaling more than 578 thousand rubles, reports the official website of the regional Department of the RF IC.
As follows from the materials of the criminal case, late on the evening of 15 April 2016, was convicted with a friend in the area of the ducts of the Arkhara river, near the village of Free Arkharinsky district. Men intended to go fishing and illegal hunting, if this convicted had he owned a gun 12-gauge brand IZH-27E.
“Floating on a rubber boat down the river of Argali and illuminating their way with a homemade lantern, convicted in the direction of the shore noticed a glare, which the man mistook for the reflection of the eyes of a wild animal – deer,” – said in a press release.
A grief-the hunter shot towards the source of reflected light, “without knowing that in that direction there are no people,” said the investigators. As a result, the charge of buckshot struck the resident of the village of Arkhara, which was also carried out fishing in the specified area with the use of networks. The head of the victim was a headlamp, the reflection of which was taken for the eye Shine of the animal.
The death of the man came on the scene. According to the conclusion it is judicial-medical examination, the victim died “from hemotamponade heart that developed as a complication of a single gunshot wound of the left half of the chest”. Seeing the body of the victim, the hunter from the crime scene disappeared.
The corpse shot of a fisherman was discovered only in the afternoon of 18 April 2016 his friends, who led the search for the missing. The investigation failed to establish the identity of the suspect in the murder.
June 16, hunter was arrested and then released on his own recognizance.” The man wrote a confession, admitted his guilt and repented of his actions”, – emphasized in Department of the RF IC.
The staff at the Bureya Interdistrict investigatory Department SK of the Russian Federation was charged with the prisoner part 1 of article 109 of the criminal code (“Causing death on imprudence”). The man was threatened with a two-year term of imprisonment.
The basis of the charges laid by the testimony of witnesses, results of forensic examinations, including examination of products of a shot and ballistics.