The inhabitant of Irkutsk Shelekhov convicted of the murder of a drug addict. Deadly strikes man struck the offender, to protect his family.
“Kicked him twice”
The murder occurred in the spring of 2017. Large father Andrew Slepneva came to visit the eldest daughter together with her bridegroom. They stood in front of the house when a cab pulled up.
“The car left the addict, followed by the woman-the driver. He was not going to pay. My daughter’s fiance stood up for a taxi driver, and the villain attacked him with his fists. I heard a noise in the street, right there. Saw what was going on, tried to separate them. Addict this for me then switched,” — said earlier the man “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
Slepnev says that until recently tried to avoid a fight, but when the addict still touched it, then had to hit back.
“Then he cried, “Now you die!”, began to rise and reached a hand into his pocket. I got scared, kicked him twice to give me time to get home alive,” said the man.
The next morning Slepnev learned that after the fight his opponent came back home, where he died. A criminal case was opened under article “Deliberate causing of heavy harm to health, entailed on imprudence death of the victim”.
“I just changed his mind, began to live as a law-abiding citizen”
Andrey Slepnev was previously convicted for disorderly conduct and theft of securities held in the colonies 8 years.
“It was 17 years ago. I just changed his mind, began to live as a law-abiding citizen, got a job at a factory, started a family, now raising two boys. And the addict that lives downhill all the time there was a city at us small, everything about this man heard. His parents kicked out of the house. He settled next door to us, and in that apartment a real brothel, always drinking, fighting… I don’t even believe that I could kill a man with one blow, and the examination of an unambiguous answer is not given, I am to blame for his death,” said the man.
5 years of strict regime and 367 thousand rubles
At trial, the matter asked not to deprive him of his liberty. “I am the only breadwinner in the family. Without me it will be very hard to live,” said the defendant.
The meeting was attended by around 20 colleagues slepneva, who came to his defense.
However, the court has appointed to it punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term of five years with punishment serving in a corrective colony of a strict mode. Besides, the man was awarded a payment of 300 thousand rubles to the mother of the victim for moral damages and about 67 thousand for expenses for the funeral.
Lawyers promise to appeal the verdict up to the Supreme court, “Vesti. Irkutsk”. “We have six eyewitnesses to the crime who say that Slepnev defended, and at the time of infliction of bodily damage he was a real threat to his health,” — said the lawyer Konstantin Yakimov.