Mayo 13, 1999
Case: Ricardo Gangeme
Owner and editor of the weekly El Informador Chubutense, Trelew.
At 1:28 a.m. a man approached the journalist’s 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 reversed and acquittals: (+)
On September 12, 2002 Daniel Vitti, alleged mastermind; Gustavo Fabián Smith, alleged perpetrator, and Alejandro Zabala, alleged accomplice, were acquitted by the Northeast Chubut Criminal Court.
Released / Sentence commuted: (+)
Jailed awaiting trial: (+)
Suspects not charged: (+)