And by punish I mean whip to death. Apparently he had molested a 2 year old which lead to this.
http://armedforcesweekly.com/man-whipped-death-molesting-2-year-old-baby/Russian rebels filmed whipping serial child molester with electric cables… The militant beating him accused him of being a 'pedophile child molester'. Tortured man identified as Aleksey Frumkin, 42, from south east Ukraine is said to have done this with other children in the past. Several other Media outlets are reporting him as a drug dealer but this is not the case he is a Pedophile.