In Rusia, A mother with terminal cancer strangled her nine-year-old daughter after having a mental breakdown. The woman then jumped out of an eight-floor apartment window in the city of Novosibirsk, southwestern Siberia.
Maria Russkikh the 29-year-old woman survived the fall from the apartment, she was found by the residents of the building laying on snow and moaning in pain. The resident then called emergency services.
A resident told the media ” The woman was almost naked. Her legs and hands were covered with blood though there were no wounds on her body. When he asked her what happened She did not reply and only said Help me I can not feel my arms and legs”.
The woman was loaded into an ambulance and taken to hospital. The police officers searched the woman’s apartment and found her daughter lying near the front door in a pool of blood.
Forensic reports told that the nine-year-old girl was first hit on the head with a heavy object before being strangled to death. Investigators further told that the blood found on the woman’s body was of her daughter.
Maria also left a suicide note in her apartment which said “I cannot live with these unbearable headaches anymore. Forgive me” and as per the resources say that at the end of the letter Maria mentioned, ” she loves her daughter very much”.
The woman is being treated in the hospital for her injuries from the fall, she is in a serious but stable conditions says the doctors
Police launched a criminal case against the mother. A statement from the local investigation committee said ” According to the investigation, on January 16, the woman strangled her nine-year-old daughter to death. After that, she made an attempt to commit suicide and was hospitalized with numerous injuries. The suspect will be placed into custody after she is discharged from the hospital.”
“The woman’s husband was in the army and was always at work, the women left the house rarely, her daughter did the groceries,” told a woman living next door.