Aliaksandr Shautsou

sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison

Date of birth: 19 October 1997

Date of detention: 4 February 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 364 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies

Sentence: 2 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Natallia Kachalava

Prosecutor: Maryna Panchyk

Prison: Penal colony No. 3

Aliaksandr Shautsou is a resident of Žlobin sentenced to two and a half years in a penal colony under Art. 364 (violence against a police officer).

Initially, Shautsou was facing charges of organizing or actively participating in group actions that grossly violate public order (Part 1 of Article 342 of the Criminal Code), but the investigation was unable to gather the necessary evidence. The case concerned the events in Žlobin on August 9, 2020, when people protested against the rigged presidential election.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 3. 211322, Viciebsk region, Vićba

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