Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Mom 'Hanged Son, 4, With Her Tights While Husband Went Out Jogging'

Russian Lyubov Melnikova, 43, reportedly refused to let her family into their home in Pushkino town, Moscow region - telling her daughters to wait as husband Vasily Melnikov entered.



Mom-of-four Lyubov Melnikova, who is an English teacher at a local school in Pushkino, near Moscow in Russia has been arrested on suspicion of murdering four-year-old Ivan.





A woman teacher has been detained in Russia suspected of hanging her four-year-old son Ivan Melnikova, pictured above, with tights.




Lyubov and Vasily Melnikov pictured together. Vasily saw the child hanging from sports apparatus with tights around his neck.

He saw the child hanging from sports apparatus with tights around his neck.



Vasily tried and failed to reanimate the boy, Ivan, and called an ambulance and police.

His wife 'remained rooted to the spot' and 'could not explain anything', reported Life.

Lyubov Melnikova with her son Ivan when he was younger.


A woman teacher has been detained in Russia suspected of hanging her four-year-old son with tights while her husband and daughters were out jogging.

Lyubov Melnikova, 43, initially refused to let her family into their home when they returned.

Then she told her teenage daughters, 13 and 14, to wait in the street while her husband Vasily Melnikov came inside the house in Pushkino town, Moscow region, according to reports.

Lyubov Melnikova allegedly refused to let her husband and children into their home in the Russian town of Pushkino, near Moscow, when they got back.

Local reports claim the 43-year-woman, who works as a teacher at a local school, used her tights to hang her child.

She told her teenage daughters, 13 and 14, to wait in the street while her husband Vasily Melnikov went inside the house and found his son.



He called the emergency services and tried to resuscitate his child while he waited for them to arrive.

Lyubov Melnikova, 43,pictured above, is accused of murdering her son Ivan at their family home.

The mom-of-four has been arrested.



His wife “remained rooted to the spot” and “could not explain anything”, reported Life in Russia.

Melnikova, who also has another son aged 19, has been detained suspected of murdering the child.

Ivan was just four-years-old when he died.

Melnikova is an English teacher at a local school.

She has been detained suspected of murdering the child.



The couple has another son, Sergey, 19.

'The investigative department of Pushkino town, Moscow region, has detained a local resident, 43, suspected of murdering her son, four,' said a statement from the Russian Investigative Committee.


The Melnikov family pictured together. The couple has another son, Sergey, 19, and two daughters.



The Russian Investigative Committee released a statement about the incident.

It said: “The investigative department of Pushkino town, Moscow region, has detained a local resident, 43, suspected of murdering her son, four."