Journalist Andrei Poczobut was transferred to remand Grodno prison number 1. April 12 he visited a lawyer Alexander Birilov.
Andrei Poczobut applied preventive measure — location custody. At first, he was arrested for three days, he was sitting in a police detention center police station October Grodno. Then he extended the conclusion custody two months.
Against the Polish journalist of "Gazeta Wyborcza" Grodno Andrzej Poczobut from March 28 is criminal case on two counts: 368 (part one) — "insulting the president" and 367 (part one) — "Defamation of the President."
The investigation leads Grodno Oblast Prosecutor's Office. At the heart of the case — Andrei Poczobut publications, most of which is taken from the "Gazeta Wyborcza", others — from his private blog and a website "Belarusian Partisan".