in Zhytomyr Oblast, a man made fun of a soldier’s grave

in Zhytomyr Oblast, a man made fun of a soldier’s grave


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In the Zhytomyr region, a 39-year-old man desecrated a soldier’s grave. He explained his actions with jealousy: they say that his ex-wife left him and started a new relationship with this military man.

The incident happened in the Romanivska community on the night of March 23. writes police of Zhytomyr region.

The 62-year-old mother of the deceased contacted the police. She reported that unknown persons damaged the grave of the Ukrainian defender. The investigative team that went to the scene found that a wooden tombstone, a metal cross, a frame with a photo of the deceased and flagpoles on which flags were attached were damaged.

Funeral paraphernalia was also haphazardly scattered on the territory of the cemetery.

Photo: Police of Zhytomyr region

Photo: Police of Zhytomyr region

“During the investigation, the police found out that on the evening of March 22, a 39-year-old resident of the same community came to the cemetery and desecrated a soldier’s grave.

He explained his actions with jealousy: they say that his ex-wife left him and started a new relationship with a military man. The fact that the man died did not curb his anger, and the suspect thus decided to take revenge.” – say the law enforcement officers.

The police are conducting a pre-trial investigation of the case, which is qualified under Part 2 of Article 297 (insulting a grave) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

If the man’s guilt is proven, he may face restriction of freedom for a period of three to five years or imprisonment for the same period.





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