On July 26 in the Kolos market the staff of criminal militia for children of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area detained two teenagers of the Gipsy nationality who were engaged in begging.
As the chief of criminal militia for children militia colonel V. Suranovich told, to them from residents of Nikolaev information that on one of the city markets two children are engaged in begging arrived.
"We went on the market and saw that is valid, the boy and the girl, years of thirteen, playing an accordion and singing songs, go on meat ranks and ask money. We waited while they will approach to us and detained them. Children appeared talented - not to occupy acting with it, also as well as sharpnesses. By means of cunning they were confused to disappear and when understood that leaves nothing, the boy started shouting that he is hurt by heart. After that there was also their mother watching the children from outside", - V. Suranovich told.
After that children and their mother were delivered in Lenin regional department of the city of Nikolaev where also the sister of the detainee with two more of her children soon came.
As it appeared, the family lives in Kolosovk's village of the Veselinovsky region of the Nikolaev area.
The father of children (and them at the Gipsy five) serves sentence for murder, here and it is necessary to support a family, to carry children on the markets of big cities to beg.
Children in every possible way tried to acquit the mother, claiming that asked it "to bring them to the city to play on an accordion".
The detainee told that they "went on tour" after the Odessa and Nikolaev areas. How many such "tours" already proceed - it is hard to say, but it is possible to assume that very long.
"We left on the markets for 3-4 days. On money which people gave, I bought only food", - told mother of children.
According to V. Suranovich, it was very unpleasant to see how visitors and employees of the market treat these people. "They threw to them bones and pieces of meat, as to dogs. And after all children talented, they need to be sent to the correct course", - the chief of criminal militia for children emphasized.
As for mother of children, she is threatened by the punishment prescribed by Art. 304 of UK of Ukraine.