“These people should be burnt!” Teenager who attacked school in Saratov says his uncle triggers this
Shortly before the attack, his acquaintances who study at the same school attempted to rob Daniil Pulkin. When he complained about it to his uncle Nikolay, the latter told him: “These people should be burnt!”
Teenager Daniil Pulkin - who attacked pupils of his school in Saratov region’s Volsk the day before - said during the interrogation that his uncle had triggered this, reports Baza Telegram channel.
The boy told the investigators that shortly before the attack, his acquaintances who study at the same school attempted to take money from him. When they found out he had no money, they threatened to “smash his face.”
When he returned home, Daniil told his uncle Nikolay about it. The latter replied: “These people should be burnt!”
The teenager told the investigators that the attack had been caused by his “intention to draw attention of society to a few pupils’ behavior which is unsuitable.” Besides that, he added he had not been made do what he had done - besides his uncle who read out aloud his own thought regarding “burning of bad people.”
On May 28, the 7th grader Daniil Pulkin came to school with a bag with an ice axe and ‘Molotov cocktails’ inside. First, Pulkin attempted to burn an office of his former form mistress. After that, he hit a 6th grader girl (12) in the head with an axe.
Criminal case into attempt of murder of 2 or more parties - deliberately minor ones - under item 3 of article 30, item 2 a, c, e of article 105 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation) was initiated against Daniil Pulkin. Before the attack, Pulkin posted a manifest where he accuses society and his parents of what had happened. After the attack, Pulkin attempted to commit suicide but did not manage to. The teenager was detained at home in an hour after the incident.