Aliaksandr Shyshko

Sentenced to three years

Date of birth: 6 February 1982

Date of detention: 13 October 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Sentence: 3 years

Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")

Judge: Aliaksandr Volk

Prison: Released awaiting the commencement of the sentence

Aliaksandr Shyshko, a resident of Pružany, was detained on October 13, 2021 in the framework of a criminal case on group actions that grossly violate public order (Article 342 of the Criminal Code). The man was accused of participating in the protests in August 2020.

On January 17, 2022, Judge Volk sentenced Alexander to three years of restricted freedom in an open penitentiary. Alexander was released pending appeal.

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