minor, sentenced to 3 years of juvenile prison
Date of birth: 20 January 2004
Date of detention: 12 July 2021
Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code — Participation in riots
Sentence: 3 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a juvenile penal colony
Prison sentence start date: 12 July 2021
Judge: Dzmitryi Shuryn
Prison: Juvenile penal colony No. 2
Statement on the status of a political prisoner
Godparent: Nina Stahr, member of the German Bundestag (Alliance90/The Greens)
Ivan Patsiaichuk is an under-aged defendant in the criminal case of mass riots in Brest, opened after the post-election protests of 2020.
He was charged under Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in the riots on August 10). Patsiaichuk was free before the trial.
On July 12, 2021, Patsiaichuk was sentenced to three years in a juvenile penal colony by the Lieninski District Court of Brest. He was taken into custody in the courtroom.