According to a RIA Novosti source in law enforcement agencies, an elderly man ran up to a 12-year-old girl, took off his pants and showed his genitals.

"The girl ran home and told everything to her mother, who immediately went outside ... She stopped a private taxi driver and caught up with this man with him. The driver twisted him and took him to the police, "the agency's interlocutor said.

The regional department of the Investigative Committee of Russia added that the man was arrested for two months.

Earlier it became known that deputies from the Liberal Democratic Party prepared a bill on the introduction of chemical castration for pedophiles in Russia.

The Liberal Democratic Party noted an increase in crimes related to violent acts of a sexual nature. According to the party, in most cases, the victims of rapists are minors or children under the age of 14.