Family members of the Barcelona striker Lionel Messi did not cease to become defendants in criminal cases.
Brother of Lionel Messi Matias was convicted of possession of a firearm.
The likely penalty for such offense could be imprisonment, however the judge decided to take pity Mathias and gave him a suspended sentence.
During this 34-year-old Messi will have during the year to work for free for 4 hours a week in one of the Amateur clubs Rosario, teaching football to local players.
In addition, he is forbidden to leave the city, as well as alcohol and drugs.
In addition, Mathias will pay more and a fine of 524 USD.
This case was not the first, when family members Messi become defendants in criminal cases.
Earlier this year there appeared before the court Lionel and his father, who received suspended prison sentences for tax evasion.