Illia Pirazhkou

sentenced to 3 years of restricted freedom

Date of birth: 2 April 2002

Date of detention: 20 February 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Sentence: 3 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Tatsiana Shotsik

Prosecutor: Aliaksandr Ramanovich

Prison: Prison No. 4

Illia Pirazhkou is a resident of Minsk sentenced to 3 years of "khimiya" under Article 342 of the Criminal Code (active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order).

The case against Illia was initiated after his involvement in a protest held on September 23, 2020, in the Sierabranka district of Minsk. Pirazhkou was accused of allegedly blocking the road and thus obstructing traffic.

The convict was sent to serve his sentence in open correctional facility No. 43 in Mahilioŭ.

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

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