In Kabardino-Balkaria, investigators began checking after a gunshot wound to a seven-year-old girl by a local resident, reported Online regional SU SK.
According to investigators, on the evening of February 13, in the village of Zalukokoazhe, a 48-year-old man shot into the air from a hunting rifle in order to disperse a pack of stray dogs. One of the bullets hit a seven-year-old girl who was accompanied by her mother.
The child was taken to a hospital where a surgical operation was urgently performed, during which the doctors removed a 7.62 mm caliber bullet.
Now, the investigators establish all the circumstances of the incident. It is noted that a ballistic as well as medical examination has been scheduled to determine the harm caused to the girl’s health.
In November, in the Vologda Oblast, a seven-year-old girl and her 13-year-old brother found weapons in the house of relatives and began to play with him. At some point, an involuntary shot occurred, and one bullet, rebounding, hit the girl. The child was diagnosed with eyelid and eye injuries.