Illia Labatsevich

sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison

Date of birth: 16 December 1982

Date of detention: 14 September 2020

Charges indicted:

Art. 364 of the Criminal Code - Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies

Sentence: 1 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Vital Lapko

Prison: Penal colony No. 17

Illia Labatsevich is a resident of Navapolack.

He convicted of violent actions against a police officer (Article 364 of the Criminal Code).

On September 14, in one of the Sunday protests, Labatsevich was walking with his mother when riot police started beating a man in front of them. They decided to stand up for the guy. As a result, they were also beaten. Labatsevich tried to protect his mother, for which he received a severe blow to the head with a truncheon.

On November 27, the Navapolack District Court sentenced Illia Labatsevich to one and a half years in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 17. 213004, Škloŭ, vulica 1-ja Zavodskaja 8

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