Tomsk. 30 Nov. INTERFAX – Asino town court of the Tomsk region has sentenced a local priest, accused of pedophilia.
In particular, the defendant was sentenced to ten years of penal colony with restriction of freedom for two years, told “Interfax” on Thursday in a press-service of regional court.
The court also forbade him to occupy positions related to work with children for 15 years and partially granted the claims of the victims, the convicted person will pay each of the victims on 100 thousand roubles, for a total of 200 thousand rubles.
As reported, the Tomsk diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church in September, was suspended from the service of the priest of a village Asinovsky district, a suspect in an intimate relationship with an underage girl.
According to investigators, the rector of the rural Church in a long time was in intimate relations with two underage parishioners. He was accused of committing crimes under part 2 of article 135 (dissolute actions), part 3, article 134 (sexual intercourse and other sexual acts with a person under the age of sixteen), paragraph “a” part 3 St. 132 the criminal code (violent actions of sexual nature).
The man didn’t admit the guilt.