The former partner of late singer Valentin Elizalde, Blanca Vianey Durán Brambila, was killed by a gunman in the state of Sonora, Mexico on June 20.
According to Mexican authorities, she was shot twice in the head by a man who approached her and then fled the scene.
The incident happened during the early hours of Monday in the northern city Ciudad Obregón. Brambila and Elizalde’s daughter was not injured during the altercation. There have been no arrests on the case.
Valentín Elizalde’s Former Partner Killed
Valentín Elizalde’s Former Partner Killed By Gunman In Sonora, MexicoIt is believed that Elizalde, known as the “Gallo de Oro,” was due to one of his corridos that caused an uproar within the drug trafficking cartel Los Zetas.
His murderer, Raúl Hernández Barrón, was arrested several years later in Veracruz. More than 15 years after he was gunned down following a show at the Expo Fair in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, in 2006, images of Valentín Elizalde, better known as El Gallo de Oro“, have resurfaced. The singer was attacked while he was in his vehicle with several people from his team.