Yakut deputy, who knocked down and killed pedestrian, placed under house arrest
At the time of the accident, Nikolay Rumyantsev was in a state of intoxication.
Deputy of the State Assembly (Il Tumen) of Yakutia Nikolay Rumyantsev, who knock down and killed a pedestrian, was placed under house arrest.
The lawyer of the defendant asked to release the parliamentarian on bail of 35 million rubles ($614.100), IA YakutiaMedia reports. However, the Yakutsk City Court decided to place deputy Rumyantsev under house arrest during the investigation.
As the CrimeRussia previously wrote, the accident occurred on September 7 on the 23rd km of the route Yakutsk - Namtsy. 56-year-old Nikolay Rumyantsev, being in a state of intoxication, knocked down three pedestrians by Nissan Patrol. One of the victims died on the spot. Two other men, 32 and 37 years old, were hospitalized with injuries and bruises.
On this fact, the Investigation Department of the ICR in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) initiated a criminal case against Rumyantsev under part 4 of Art. 264 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (Violation of Traffic Rules committed in a state of intoxication, resulting in the death of a person through imprudence).
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