Posts tagged as victim

Behind the death of Lithuania’s youngest Covid-19 victim: what happened?

Friday, December 11, 2020

Lithuania’s health officials reported on Thursday that a 27-year-old man died of Covid-19, becoming the youngest victim of the pandemic in the country. His doctors say he had been completely healthy before coming down with the infection and tested negative for Covid-19 even as symptoms were getting worse. The man was from Marijampolė, in western Lithuania, and was treated for over a month in Kaunas Clinics, said the hospital’s intensive…

Coronavirus: 7 new cases, infection at Vilnius supermarket

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Seven new cases of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Lithuania on Tuesday, bringing the country’s total to 1,727. As of Tuesday, 308 people are still ill with the coronavirus, 1,338 have recovered, and 72 have died. One of the nine new cases is a firefighter in Ukmergė, according to the National Public Health Centre, Since June 1, nine people infected with Covid-19 had arrived from abroad. A total…

Coronavirus update: 771 confirmed cases in Lithuania, 83-year-old doctor the latest victim

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Seventy-five new  coronavirus   cases were diagnosed in Lithuania over Friday, bringing the country’s total count to 771. A woman in her 80s died from the disease on Saturday, the tenth Covid-19 victim in the country. The woman had been treated in Klaipėda University Hospital, the Ministry of Health said. She was later identified as Stanislava Bukartienė, an 83-year-old retired medical doctor, by her daughter on Facebook. Ten people have…

Two men detained in alleged youth burning murder

Monday, July 1, 2019

Two men were detained by Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) personnel Sunday night/Monday morning, following the death of a 16-year-old boy whose body was found inside a burning house in Tartu County in the small hours of Monday, Baltic News Service Reports. The two men, who cannot be named for legal reasons, are aged 21 and 22 and are being held as murder suspects, BNS reports. An emergency services…

Judge: Ex-Air Force colonel must pay $150K after raping girl 30 times

Friday, February 15, 2019

A former Air Force colonel must pay $150,000 for raping a 15-year-old girl 30 times during a 7-month period in 2015. Andrew Green, now 52, spent four months in jail on a statutory rape after pleading guilty. He became a registered (though not public) sex offender. He retired from the military after being arrested on rape charges. State Supreme Court Justice Deborah Karalunas Wednesday ruled that Green must pay the…

Woman stabbed to death in Dundalk named as Lithuanian national Ingrida Maciokaite

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

She was just 31 years old. The young woman stabbed to death in Dundalk on Tuesday afternoon has been named as Ingrida Maciokaite.Ingrida, 31, originally from Lithuania, was killed in a brutal attack at around 2.45pm at the Bridgewater Mews apartment complex on Linenhall Street in the town.A source said: “It is believed an argument broke out and the woman suffered serious stab wounds. “Medics and gardai rushed to the…