MOSCOW RESIDENTS have been confronted by a gruesome scene near a metro station were a woman dressed in a burka allegedly held a severed child´s head whilst shouting, “I am a terrorist,” and threatened to blow herself up.
A graphic video has emerged online where the woman in question holds the child´s head up high whilst shocked passers-by look on aghast.
According to local sources the victim has been identified as four year old Nastya M. After the murder, the woman proceeded to the metro station where she was stopped by police and immediately removed the child´s head from her handbag claiming she had killed the infant.
The woman in question is being held by Russian police. It is claimed that the decapitated body of a child was found at a house fire at a nearby apartment block. Investigators have said that the suspect waited until the child’s parents left the apartment with an older child, then killed the child and set the apartment on fire.
The mother of the murdered infant has been taken to hospital in unconscious state after she heard of the news, Russia’s Zvezda TV channel has reported.
The suspect, identified by Life News as Gulchekhra Bobokulova is from Uzbekistan and claims to have committed the murder and beheading due to her husband’s betrayal although didn´t explain how the child was connected to her husband. The woman was reportedly drugged, according to Police sources.