Parents guilty of cruelty after chaining son to radiator

Parents guilty of cruelty after chaining son to radiator

Parents guilty of cruelty after chaining son to radiator

The FINANCIAL - According to RIA Novosti, a court in the Rostov Region, in southern Russia, has found a couple guilty of cruelty after they chained their disabled adopted son to a radiator, the region's prosecutors said on November 19.


The couple failed to give their son, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia, proper medical treatment chaining him to a radiator at night so that he could not run away.


The woman received a year's community service, while her husband was sentenced to 180 hours of compulsory labor.


Prosecutors requested that a trial be held, in order to terminate the couple's parental rights.