LETHBRIDGE: No plea entred yet but, the accused has chosen trial by Judge and Jury, in a
second degree murder case in Shaughnessy.
A preliminary inquiry has been set for 29-year old Luis Alfonso Ochoa-Gamez, of Cuauhteoc, Mexico.
He faces the second degree charge in connection with the shooting death of
24-year old Mauro Hernandez-Renteria in Shaugnessy on October 13th, 2010. RCMP
believe the killing was over a drug dispute.
Gamez fled Canada and was arrested for an immigration violation when he tried
to cross into Mexico from the U-S on October 18th of 2010. He was extradited
back to Canada from the U-S this past August.
Gamez hasn't entered a plea but, has elected trial by judge and Jury. On
Tuesday, Gamez was denied bail and remains in custody until his preliminary
inquiry May 22nd to the 25th, 2012.
Posted on Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 3/11/2014 6:40:16 PM
Source: Dori Modney -- Country 95 News