Ulyanovsk region: man attacks his family with knife, father and son die
44-year-old father of the family, Sergey Semyonov, and his 10-year-old son have died. Semyonov’s wife and daughter are in serious condition in the ICU.
A resident of the Isheevka village, Ulyanovsk region, has attacked his own family, REN TV reports. As a result of the attack, which took place in the morning of May 15, father of the family, Sergey Semyonov, and his 10-year-old son died. Semyonov’s wife and daughter are in intensive care in serious condition.
The godson of the 10-year-old boy, Aleksandr Artamonov, who lives next door, is suspected of committing the massacre. The day before, he attended the birthday celebration of the Semyonov’s 18-y.o. daughter. It is reported that after the party, he went home. In the morning, he returned to their house with a knife and attacked the entire family.
It is reported that Artamonov was previously registered with a drug dependence clinic, however, according to locals, last year he did not drink alcohol and worked as a driver at the post office.
According to the suspect’s daughter, as cited by Life Shot, the man had behaved strange as of recent. “My father likes to have a drink or two, but he is never aggressive. Recently, he has been in decay; he has been totally exhausted,” Anastasiya Artamonova told the Telegram channel.
A criminal case has been initiated into the attack.