Aliaksei Charvinski

entrepreneur, sentenced to 4 years in prison

Date of birth: 29 April 1978

Date of detention: 30 August 2020

Charges indicted:

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

Sentence: 4 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Maryna Zapasnik

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 8

Aliaksei Charvinski was detained on August 30, 2020 in Minsk during a weekly Sunday protest. There was a clash between police officers and protesters who tried to prevent Charvinsk's arrest.

Charvinski was charged under Art. 364 of the Criminal Code (violence or threat of violence against a police officer) for alleged involvement in a fight and striking a police van.

On November 27, Judge Maryna Zapasnik of the Lieninski District Court of Minsk sentenced Aliaksei Charvinski to 4 years in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 8. 222163, Žodzina, vulica Savieckaja 22A

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