Melnick previously served as the dog handler on Seal Team before being promoted to a recurring actor status, playing Brock Reynolds. Deadline hears that Melnick is home and recouping with no serious injuries. Authorities yesterday said that he fell 15 to 20 feet while fast roping from the helicopter.
Melnick works with Belgian Maliniois Dita who plays an explosives detection dog on Seal Team, the canine performing stunts on helicopter rides to climbing ladders. Melnick originally trained her as part of a search and rescue team with the Indiana police force he worked with,