"The court ruled ... to choose a preventive measure against Amirov in the form of detention for a period of two months - until April 27, 2021," RIA Novosti quotes the decision of judge Azamat Ionov.

According to the investigation, on February 28, Amirov, who worked as an auxiliary worker in a household located in the village of Kudma, attacked a 64-year-old pensioner with a knife in the garage, and then on his 63-year-old wife in the house.

He then killed their 41-year-old daughter-in-law and her 5-year-old son.

Having stolen a large sum of money and valuables, he disappeared.

As reported, his acquaintance helped him - investigators also work with him.