sentenced to 4 years in prison
Date of birth: 21 June 1989
Date of detention: 24 December 2020
Art. 364 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies
Sentence: 4 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Lidziya Tsialitsa
Prison: Penal colony No. 1
Illia Fren is a 29-year-old resident of Minsk. On December 24, the Maskoŭski District Court of Minsk sentenced him to four years in prison under Article 364 of the Criminal Code.
From July 29 to August 8, he was in pre-trial detention, and was again detained in the courtroom.
He was accused of using violence against two riot policemen on July 14 in Minsk. Illia tried to prevent them from arresting a protester.
Fren has a 7-year-old child.