A four-year-old child, was kidnapped by his father right from kindergarten premises. The incident occurred yesterday at a kindergarten from Cahul.
It was around 1 PM when the Cahul Police Station received the information on the phone from a 43-year-old woman from Leova district. She told the police that her ex common-law husband, a citizen of Russian Federation, kidnapped her four-year-old baby while being in the kindergarten. He pushed the teacher and the kindergarten director out of his way, then took the child and left the territory of the kindergarten.
In less than two hours in the village Bugeac, Comrat district a car was stopped, model 'Skoda Fabia'. The suspect was driving it with his minor son on the back of the car.
After the interrogation the suspect told the police that he intended to immediately leave the country together with his son, who is also a Russian citizen.
The man is detained and is under investigation for "kidnapping minors by close relatives." Under the legislation, the suspect is likely to get a fine of 6000 lei, unpaid work up to 240 hours, or imprisonment up to 6 months.