The Director of the Yalta zoo "Skazka" Oleg Zubkov, where the other day lost his life two endangered tiger cubs, faces a prison sentence for beating a slave, said the Prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Polonskaya.
"He beat the man to his subordinate, normal working. Caused him injuries and wounds. It is an established fact, proven and soon to be the verdict. Has already taken place judicial debate. The Prosecutor focused the court on this imprisonment, " he told news Agency Poklonskaya.
The Prosecutor explained that the incident with beating of the employee of the zoo happened this fall. Case under the criminal code on Zubkov for consideration by the court of the Belogorsky region of the Crimea, he faces up to three years of imprisonment." He relates better to animals than to his subordinates, " - said Poklonski. Poklonskaya places the responsibility for the deaths of endangered animals at the zoo. In her expressions, to take care Of the health of animals required by a business entity, not the Crimean Authorities." If it's cold at the zoo, these cubs Director could take back to his home and warm, I think these rules he has, " said the Prosecutor. Zubkov himself after the death of animals wrote an open appeal to the President of Russia with the request to help the zoo. He also appealed to the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov with the request to take the patronage of the zoo. Last week in the Yalta zoo "Skazka" died two Bengal tiger cubs, which are listed in the Red book. On the last working day of the week because of the current difficult situation with energy supply in the region and the failure of one of the generators in the zoo failed to provide the required thermal conditions, which led to the death of one of three white tiger cubs. Crimean authorities laid the responsibility for the death of the tiger in the Ukrainian government who have allowed the energy blockade of the Peninsula. On the death of the 2nd cub was announced on Sunday, the cause of death will be known after the autopsy. Lions Park "Taigan" is the largest kennel different breeds of lions and many other species of animals, mostly large mammals, predators. Situated in Belogorskiy district of the Crimea near the lake Taigan. Zoo "fairy Tale" is located near Yalta. Within both parks besprepyatstvenno live 60 lions, 40 tigers, 35 bears, jaguars, Cougars, wolves, and hundreds of other species of animals and birds.