Youngster who beat schoolboy in metro cooperates with investigators


Minsk Investigation Committee told Euroradio about it.

Investigation Committee: He has been charged with malicious hooliganism and was released on guarantee to appear for the trial. He is a trade school graduate and has changed a few jobs since graduation. His teachers gave him a positive characteristic. He has never been detained for criminal or administrative violations before.”  

The young man who bit the schoolboy is a witness in the case. The boy got “bruises”, not a cerebral injury as was reported earlier, the Investigation Committee noted.

The youngster bit a 17-year-old schoolboy in the underground crossing near Victory Square on May 2. The victim tried walking away but another guy attacked him and started beating. Having watched the video of the incident on the Internet, the culprits’ parents brought him to the police.