Andrei Linnik

sentenced to 4 years in prison


Date of birth: 17 January 1989

Date of detention: 4 August 2021

Charges indicted:

Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Participation in riots

Sentence: 4 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Katsiaryna Murashka

Prosecutor: Raman Biziuk

Prison: Penal colony No. 2

Andrei Linnik was detained on August 4, 2021 as a suspect in a criminal case of participating in riots.

Linnik was then transferred to a pre-trial detention center and charged under Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code.

On November 8, the Maskoŭski District Court of Minsk sentenced Andrei Linnik to four years in a medium-security penal colony for participating in a protest on election night, August 9, 2020.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 2. 213800, Babrujsk, vulica Sikorskaha 1

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