Artsiom Mitsuk

sentenced to 8 years in prison

Date of birth: 21 February 2001

Date of detention: 9 October 2020

Charges indicted:

Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Participation in riots
Art. 218 of the Criminal Code - Intentional destruction or damage to property committed in a generally dangerous manner or causing damage on a large scale

Sentence: 8 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a medium-security penal colony

Judge: Dzmitry Astapenka

Prosecutor: Aliaksandr Ramanovich

Prison: Prison No. 4

Artsiom Mitsuk is a protester targeted in a criminal case of "mass riots" related to the events in Minsk on August 10-12, 2020.

On October 9, he was charged under Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in riots).

On July 19, 2021, Judge Dzmitry Astapenka sentenced Mitsuk to eight years in a medium-security penal colony.

Mail address: Prison No. 4. 212011, Mahilioŭ, vulica Krupskaj 99A

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