machine operator, sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison
Date of birth: 8 August 1984
Date of detention: 25 January 2021
Part 2 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code - Hooliganism committed by a group of persons
Sentence: 1 1/2 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Aliaksandr Semianchuk
Prison: Penal colony No. 22
Uladzimir Katsiubka is a machine operator based in Brest. He was involved in the case of blocking railways and hanging police effigies. Katsiubka was charged under Part 2 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code (hooliganism).
He was placed under house arrest on January 25, 2021.
Katsiubka was convicted for hanging an effigy with a sign reading “OMON” (“riot police”).
On May 18, the Lieninski District Court of Brest sentenced Katsiubka under Part 2 of Art. 339 of the Criminal Code to 1 year 6 months in a general-security penal colony.