The capital's prosecutor's office began checking after the use of violence against a 12-year-old boy by his father, the press service of the supervisory agency told the Moscow City News Agency.
According to preliminary information, the boy turned to law enforcement officers and said that his father used violence against him. “According to the child, on February 3, 2021, his father used violence against him in an apartment on Valdai Proezd. As a result of the ongoing conflict, on February 16, 2021, the boy ran away from home. The child is currently in one of the capital's hospitals. He was diagnosed with multiple bruises and abrasions,”the prosecutor's office explained.
As the press service clarified, before the family was not registered with the relevant authorities.
It is noted that in the course of the prosecutor's check all the reasons and circumstances of the incident will be clarified, an assessment will be made of the fulfillment of the requirements of the legislation on minors, including the completeness and timeliness of the actions of the authorized bodies to identify family trouble, as well as the actions of parents to fulfill their responsibilities for upbringing and care about the child. If there are grounds, they will consider the issue of taking measures of the prosecutor's response.