UFA, 13 Dec - RIA Novosti. Investigators in Udmurtia tracked down a woman who threw a newborn child into a trash can: she turned out to be a mother of many children working in a kindergarten, the Investigation Department of the RF IC in the republic said.
Earlier, investigators reported that on December 5, workers of the municipal services of the city of Votkinsk found the body of a newborn child in a bag in a garbage can in the courtyard of residential buildings. The police, together with investigators, were searching for the child's mother.
The investigating authorities report that large-scale events were carried out around the clock to determine the identity of the child's mother, almost 200 people were interrogated, who threw garbage into the troughs within two days from the moment of the previous cleaning of containers, the drivers of more than 40 cars approaching them. The residents of all nearby houses, visitors to institutions and retail outlets were also questioned.
"The identity of the suspect has been established. According to the investigation, on the night of December 3, a 36-year-old woman, a mother of three children, who works as an assistant to a kindergarten teacher, gave birth to a living boy at home in the bathroom. Having learned about the fourth pregnancy, she did not register with the antenatal clinic and at the beginning of childbirth, she did not call the ambulance. Telling her husband that there was a miscarriage, she handed him a package with the child, which he threw into the trash can away from home, "the Investigation Department said.
According to the department, the woman was interrogated as a suspect in the case of the mother's murder of a newborn child.
"The forensic medical examination established that the child was born alive. The cause of his death is being established. In the course of the investigation, the investigators will also establish the degree of the father's guilt," RIA Novosti was told in SUSK.