Brest: civil activists detained ‘on suspicion in drug trafficking’
The civil activists from
Koutun and Valiantsin Lazarenkau are kept at the Biaroza District Police
Department. According to the police, they have been detained on suspicion in
trafficking drugs, and a detention report will be drawn up. The police didn’t
let Mr. Lazarenkau tell any other details, the receiver was put down.
At 1.21 p.m. Aliaksei Koutun and Valiantsin Lazarau were set down the train Brest-Minsk in the town of Biaroza by a police major and two policemen in plain clothes. They were forcedly put in a car and driven to the Biaroza District Police Department.
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