Property destruction, Stefan Cvetkovic, Bela Crkva, 30.01.2016.

    Country SR
    Name and Surname [:en]Stefan Cvetkovic[:]
    Gender Male
    Date 30/01/2016
    City / Location [:en]Bela Crkva[:]
    Type of incident Actual attacks on journalists
    Name of the perpetrator [:en]Deputy of president of the Municipality Bela Crkva Marjan Aleksic[:]
    Media name [:en]Freelancer[:]
    Public prosecutor The report wasn't submitted to the Prosecutor's Office.
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police

    Deputy of the president of the Municipality Bela Crkva, Marjan Aleksic made a threat and broke the mobile phone to the journalist Stefan Cvetkovic. Witnesses said the incident occurred in a restaurant “Dunavski cvet” in Stara Palanka. According to them, Aleksic came to the table, where Cvetkovic was sitting with colleagues’ journalists from the production group “Mreza”, and verbally threatened him, but when he noticed that the Cvetkovic switched the phone to record threats Aleksic had smashed the display on the device.