According to the police, the victim was sitting outside his home when the gunmen, onboard an unmarked black sports utility vehicle drove by and fired several shots. Gener died while being taken to the provincial hospital in the city. In 2016, President Duterte named the Amantes of San Pablo as among local chief executives involved in the illegal drugs trade.
Gener Amante Jr.
  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 45
Incident Details
  • Date of Incident: August 31, 2019
  • City of Incident: San Pablo City
  • Province of Incident: Laguna
  • Killed in police operation in public

Another member of the Amante clan in San Pablo City in Laguna province was gunned down in his home on Saturday.


Gener Amante Jr., 45, also known as “Palapa,” a nephew of former mayor and clan patriarch Vicente Amante, was the second member of the immediate family killed since the government launched its anti-drug campaign.