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World Cup Demonstrator Has Been Hospitalized, Poisoning Suspected

View of the Russian national team training session.

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 13: A general view inside the stadium during a Russia training session ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match against Saudia Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium on June 13, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

A World Cup demonstrator from Pussy Riot has been hospitalized and his family reportedly believes he could poisoned.

Pyotr Verzilov, the reported member of Pussy Riot, has reportedly been placed in intensive care.

SI.com has some of the details:

Pussy Riot member Pyotr Verzilov was reportedly hospitalized and placed in intensive care on Wednesday, according to Russian outlet Meduza.

Verzilov's family suspects he was poisoned, according to Meduza. He was taken to a hospital after he started losing his sight, speech and ability to move around.

During the 2018 FIFA World Cup final in Russia between France and Croatia, Verzilov was one of four members of the famous punk rock group who rushed the field dressed as police officers. The demonstration served as a call to release political prisoners, end illegal detentions at political rallies, stop the policing of people's political views on social media and push for more open political competition, according toThe Guardian.

Members of Pussy Riot have been major critics of Vladimir Putin and Russia's government.

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