engineer, sentenced to 5 years in prison
Date of birth: 15 October 1962
Date of detention: 16 April 2021
Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Organization of riots
Sentence: 5 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony
Judge: Mikalai Talashka
Prosecutor: Dzmitryi Zanimouski
Prison: Penal colony No. 22
Andrei Krylou is an engineer based in Vaŭkavysk. He was sentenced to five years in a medium-security penal colony for calling to participate in "riots" by posting a message in a Telegram chat.
The accused pleaded not guilty, giving convincing arguments in favor of his innocence and the groundlessness of the accusation.