sentenced to 3 years in prison
Date of birth: 19 April 2003
Date of detention: 12 July 2021
Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Participation in riots
Sentence: 3 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Dzmitry Shuryn
Prison: Penal colony No. 15
Andrei Tarasavets is a defendant in the criminal case of mass riots in Brest, opened after the post-election protests of 2020.
He was charged under Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in the riots on August 10). Tarasavets was released before the trial.
On July 12, 2021, Andrei Tarasavets was sentenced to three years in a general-security penal colony by the Lieninski District Court of Brest. He was taken into custody in the courtroom.