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Domestic killings double in Lithuania during quarantine

Monday, May 11, 2020

The number of homicides more than doubled in Lithuania since the start of the coronavirus lockdown, with most of the crimes reported at home. Most of the killings were related to domestic conflicts and involved consumption of alcohol, Rolandas Kiškis, the head of the Lithuanian Criminal Police Bureau, said on Friday. The police had anticipated that domestic violence would go up during the lockdown, he noted, but the sharp increase…