July 29, 2001
Case: Juan Carlos Encinas
Journalist, a stringer for television news programs and a radio program in Catavi, Los Andes province.
He was shot at point-blank range during a clash between rival groups in Catavi.
In 2001 Eugenio Limachi Mamani was sentenced to six years and two months in prison.
Sentences reversed and acquittals: (+)
Released / Sentence commuted: (+)
Eugenio Limachi was freed from prison after posting bail of approximately $900.
Jailed awaiting trial: (+)
Seven persons arrested, then freed on bail: Edgar Mamani Limachi, Julio Limachi Mamani, Félix Loza Mamani, Teodoro Limachi Mamani, Juan Laruta Quispe, Agustín Mata Condori and Juan Francisco Limachi Quispe.
Suspects not charged: (+)
The case is closed.