Siarhei Bekman

Date of birth: 29 December 1975

Date of detention: 10 October 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 364 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies
Art. 369 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a government official

Sentence: 2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Prison: Penal colony No. 2

Siarhei Bekman was sentenced by the Dziatlava District Court to two years in prison under Article 364 of the Criminal Code for using violence against a police officer or threatening them with violence, and under Article 369 of the Criminal Code for insulting a government official.

Siarhei Bekman's offensive comment against a police officer in "Odnoklassniki" social network became a reason for initiationg the criminal case.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 2. 213800, Babrujsk, vulica Sikorskaha 1

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