“According to the investigation, on the night of August 14, 2021, at a site in a park near Lazoreviy passage in Moscow, the accused attacked a woman with the aim of committing a crime against her against her sexual integrity.

The victim put up active resistance, in connection with which the accused, having failed to bring his criminal intent to the end, strangled the girl and disappeared, crossing the Yauza River to the other side, ”the press release of the Investigative Committee says.

During the interrogation, the detainee fully admitted guilt and gave detailed testimony.

“The investigation will give additional qualifications to his actions on the grounds of a crime under Part 3 of Art.

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131 of the Criminal Code of Russia (attempted rape), ”the department specified.

On August 14, investigators opened a criminal case after the body of a girl with signs of strangulation was found in a Moscow park last night.