Aliaksandr Kumirau

Charges indicted:

Art. 369 of the Criminal Code - Insulting a government official

Sentence: 1 1/2 years

Penalty: restricted freedom under home confinement ("domashnyaya khimiya")

Judge: Maryia Aliferuk

Aliaksandr Kumirau is a resident of Drahičyn convicted of insulting a police officer.

On May 25, the Maskoŭski District Court of Brest sentenced Kumirau, a native of Drahičyn, to 18 months of home confinement for insulting a government official under Art. 369 of the Criminal Code. The man was found guilty of insulting police officer Yury Charnyshkou in a comment on the Odnoklassniki social media.

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