Investigators: boy allegedly fed by goat lives in appropriate conditions
Penza, 19 December 2014. PenzaNews. The investigators found no proof of the news that a little boy is living in a house in the Belinsky are of the Penza region in the same room with a female goat that feeds him milk, said Lyudmila Fomina, Senior Assistant of the Head of the Investigative Department of the city Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, to PenzaNews agency on Friday, December 19.
She explained that the investigation committee, prosecution officers, administration inspectors and child security staff immediately attended the house following the news.
“Personal inspection showed the boy has everything necessary for his life, including a bed and toys. The house is warmed and kept in neat conditions. The female goat is kept by the outer doors since the house has no separate building to keep it. The family’s main source of income is government pension, and it is considered good by the Belinsky area childcare department. The boy was inspected by a doctor, who found no illnesses,” described the agency interlocutor.
As PenzaNews agency reported earlier, the press service of the Federal Bailiff Service published information they have sent a New Year present to the boy and compared him to Mowgli because he lives in one house with a female goat, feeds on her milk and talks to her.