Ricardo Gangeme
Argentina

Mayo 13, 1999

Case: Ricardo Gangeme

Owner and editor of the weekly El Informador Chubutense, Trelew.



Circumstances:   (+)

At 1:28 a.m. a man approached the journalistís car outside the entrance to a building where he rented an apartment in downtown Trelew. He lowered the window and the man shot him.

He was carrying almost $1,500 and several checks which were not stolen.

Sentences:   (+)


Sentences reversed and acquittals:   (+)

2002:
On September 12, 2002 Daniel Vitti, alleged mastermind; Gustavo FabiŠn Smith, alleged perpetrator, and Alejandro Zabala, alleged accomplice, were acquitted by the Northeast Chubut Criminal Court.

Prisoners sentenced:   (+)


Released / Sentence commuted:   (+)


Jailed awaiting trial:   (+)


Suspects not charged:   (+)


Fugitives:   (+)


Notes:   (+)