Siarhei Monich

sentenced to 3 years in prison

Date of birth: 3 April 1986

Date of detention: 21 December 2020

Charges indicted:

Art. 369 of the Criminal Code - Insulting a government official
Part 1 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code - Hooliganism
Part 1 of Art. 328 of the Criminal Code - Illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs without the purpose of sale

Sentence: 3 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Novikava

Prosecutor: K. Kasinskaya

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1

Siarhei Monich is a resident of Zaslaŭje near Minsk convicted on charges of "hooliganism" and "insulting police officers."

Monich was detained on December 21, 2020.

On April 2, 2021, the Minsk District Court found him guilty of spray-painting “Riot Police are Murderers”, “3%” (Part 1 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code, "hooliganism") and "Kubrakou is a Fascist" (Art. 369 of the Criminal Code, "insult of a representative of the authorities"). Monich was also convicted of possession and transportation of drugs, 0.1 g of marijuana, without the purpose of sale (Part 1 of Art. 328 of the Criminal Code). He was sentenced to an aggregated term of 3 years in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 1. 220030, Minsk, vulica Valadarskaha 2

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