sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison
Date of birth: 4 May 1981
Date of detention: 13 September 2020
Art. 364 of the Criminal Code - Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies
Sentence: 4 1/2 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Natallia Karablina
Prison: Penal colony No. 15
Aleh Yafremenka is a resident of Viciebsk.
He was accused and convicted of using violence against an police officer (Article 364 of the Criminal Code) during a protest on September 13.
Yafremenka was accused of knocking down a policeman. Because of this, the police officer fell and scratched his palms. Yafremenka was detained the same day.
On December 9, the Pieršamajski District Court of Viciebsk sentenced Yafremenka to four and a half years in a general-security penal colony.