Bashkiria: man stabs his stepfather and injures his brother
14-year-old teenager could not protect his father from his stepbrother.
In the Zianchurinsky district of Bashkortostan, a 23-year-old man killed his stepfather because the latter had refused to give him a cigarette.
The tragedy occurred on the morning of September 19. 55-year-old stepfather did not give his stepson a cigarette, after which a conflict broke out between the relatives, Bashkortostan TV reports. The young man took a knife and stabbed the man several times.
A 14-year-old son of the man tried to stand up for his father. The offender stabbed his stepbrother as well.
Doctors were able to save the teenager, but his father died of his wounds. Before death, the man managed to call the police. Officers detained the suspect when they arrived at the scene.
Criminal proceedings have been instituted into murder and attempted murder. Investigators are deciding on placing the killer in custody.