Svetlana Bukharina was understandably heartbroken at her son Kirill’s funeral, openly grieving after her son was thrown off a NYC high-rise by her estranged husband. The grieving mom said her last goodbye to her toddler by planting a kiss on his forehead before closing the casket at the ceremony.
Svetlana Bukharina was overcome with emotion on Dec. 26 when she had to bury her only son, Kirill, 3. The boy killed by his father, Dmitriy Kanarikov, when he threw the boy off the roof of a city skyscraper before jumping to his own death on Dec. 22. The funeral ceremony took place at Synod Cathedral of the Mother of the Sign, a Russian Orthodox cathedral in New York City — the same church that Svetlana and Dmitiry had married at in 2009.
Svetlana Bukharina spoke out after her husband violently reacted to a lost custody battle and threw the pair’s toddler, Kirill, off a NYC apartment building’s roof to his death. The mom said her husband’s behavior had been getting more troublesome leading up to the tragic murder-suicide.
SvetlanaBukharina, 32,shared eerie details of her bitter custody battle for the first time since her estranged husband Dmitriy Kanarikovpushed their son, Kirill off of a NYC skyscraper before jumping to his own death on Dec. 22. The devastated mom revealed that her husband had previously threatened her that he would “take the child away,” if he could not share custody, and his horrific crime was “his sick way” of doing just that.
Dmitriy Kanarikov said he was trying to be the ‘best dad and husband’ for his family before lost custody of his son and was driven to desperation from the struggle. He threw his 3-year-old son, Kirill, off the top of 52-story NYC apartment building and then jumped to his own death, just months after publicly revealing his heartache.
Dmitriy Kanarikov, 35, posted a shocking and revealing message to his Facebook page just three months before he was driven to desperation and threw his son Kirill, 3, from the roof of a NYC skyscraper on Dec. 22. The Brooklyn man was in the middle of a bitter custody battle with his estranged wife, Svetlana Bukharina, and his heartbreaking Sept. 2013 status update gives insight into the emotional turmoil he was going through for months.
This is just so terrible! A little boy, 3, was killed in a terrifying way by the person he trusted most, his own father. Dmitriy Kanarikov threw his son off the roof of a 52-story NYC apartment building after losing a bitter custody battle.
Dmitriy Kanarikov, 35, threw his little boy, Kirill, 3, off the roof of a NYC skyscraper on Dec. 22, then jumped himself, after losing custody of the child to his estranged wife, Svetlana Bukharina. Kanarikov was supposed to have been meeting his estranged wife to hand over the child, when he instead went to the top of a friend’s apartment in NYC’s Upper West Side. There, the angry father was spotted by security cameras, leading his son Kirill to his death.