In Ussuriysk, a believer was sent to jail for 2 monthsPrimorye Territory
On June 5, 2019, in Ussuriysk (Primorsky Territory), a local resident Sergey Melnikov, born in 1973, was detained and sent to a pre-trial detention center for 2 months. This is at least the 7th criminal case against Jehovah's Witnesses in Primorye Territory.
According to preliminary information, Sergey Melnikov was detained in his own car, after which a search was conducted in his house, a laptop and phones were seized. After that, the court chose a measure of restraint against him in the form of detention. It is reported that over the past year, three men, having met Sergey, took him to talk about faith. Sergey was detained during a conversation with one of them.
Sergey Melnikov can receive letters of support. He is being held in pre-trial detention center No. 2 in the Primorsky Territory at the address: 63 Engels Street, Ussuriysk, 692525.