Artsiom Paulechka

sentenced to 3 years in prison

Date of birth: 14 January 2000

Date of detention: 14 July 2020

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them
Art. 364 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies

Sentence: 3 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Yuliya Hustyr

Prison: Penal colony No. 3

Artsiom Paulechka is a 21-year-old resident of Lelčycy.

On January 15, the Centraĺny District Court of Minsk sentenced him to three years in prison under Part 1 of Art. 342 (active participation in actions that grossly violated public order) and Art. 364 (violence against a riot police officer) of the Criminal Code for the events of July 14 in Minsk. In particular, Artsiom Paulechka was accused of kicking a riot policeman in the chest.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 3. 211322, Viciebsk region, Vićba

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