Friday, November 24, 2017

Grandmother, granddaughter found dead in Chelyabinsk region

The investigative agencies of Zlatoust in the Chelyabinsk region have determined the circumstances behind the death of an elderly woman and her two month old granddaughter.

Authorities said that the baby's mother went to the grocery store on the night of the child's death, returning to find her daughter and the grandmother drowned in the bathtub, Interfax reports.

"According to preliminary data, the woman suffered from epilepsy. When the child's mother is gone, my grandmother went to the bathroom to wash the baby. During this time she began the attack, and the woman with the little girl dropped a bath in which water was poured," Zlatoust said in a statement, according to Interfax.