The crime occurred in the village Frunze, Slobozia district of the self-proclaimed Transnistrian republic on the night of 11th to 12th of December. A young man broke the door of a house, severely beating the 84-year-old owner and his 59-year-old son. Subsequently, threatening with a knife, he stole 500 Transnistrian rubles (about 44 US dollars), some groceries and left the crime scene.
The victims called the police.
As a result of the operative actions, the police detained the perpetrator. He turned out to be a 20-year-old young man, resident of the same village, previously convicted several times for similar offenses. The suspect, who has been placed under arrest until the trial, admitted his guilt.