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First name:  Gundars

Last name:  Matiss

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Reporter
  • Media outlet:  Kurzeme Vards
  • Type of media:  print media
  • Born:  Latvia

  • Died:  28 Nov 2001 Latvia


Hit several times on the head in the stairwell of his apartment building on 15 November by someone who had followed him. He had three operations but fell into a coma and died of a brain haemorrhage.

  • Investigated alcohol-smuggling in Liepaja.
    Crime reporter.


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