The murder occurred in the village of Tokalau in Alakol district.
Murder suspect arrested on the outskirts of the village in one of the abandoned houses, according to MIA “Kazinform“.
Unknown robbed the elderly couple and killed 82-year-old owner of the house. Criminal has stolen the savings of the spouses for a total of about 25 thousand tenge.
In a course quickly-search actions police officers established and detained the suspect. They found 40-year-old resident of the neighboring village. Some days he hid in one of the abandoned houses on the outskirts of the village.
“It is established that an elderly man in his yard was beaten to death with a brick building. In fact pre-judicial investigation under part 2 of article 99 (Murder) and article 192 (Robbery) of the criminal code”, — reported in Department of police of Almaty region.
During the investigation the detainee is placed in custody in the detention center.