Verbal threats to a journalist, Verica Marinčić, Inđija, 31.03.2022.

    Country SR
    Name and Surname Verica Marinčić
    Gender Female
    Date 31/03/2022
    City / Location Inđija
    Type of incident Other threats to journalists
    By whom To journalists by citizens
    Type of media online
    Media name In Medija
    Was journalist`s association informed Yes
    Were authorities informed? Case was reported to the police

    After the publication of an article on the IN media portal from Inđija about the local priest who was taken out of the Lidl store by the police, Verica Marinčić received a message on the social network Facebook from an unknown man from Beočin stating “trust me, in the morning you will have a deadline of 20 minutes to deny and erase everything, poor thing. See you in the morning”. The journalist returned the message to the sender and asked him “what are you talking about?”. To which he replied that he knew a lot about her and that he would publish it.