Capstone Mining Corp.

Capstone Mining Corp.

May 03, 2007 14:31 ET

Capstone Acquires Shares of Silverstone Resources Corp.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - May 3, 2007) - Capstone Mining Corp. (the "Company") (TSX:CS) has acquired control and direction over an additional 8,407,882 common shares (representing 13.4% of the outstanding shares) of Silverstone Resources Corp. ("Silverstone") of Vancouver, British Columbia. The Company now has control and direction over a total of 12,464,053 common shares (representing 19.9% of the outstanding shares) of Silverstone. The Company has special warrants to purchase an additional 10,747,428 common shares of Silverstone. If such warrants were exercised, the Company would have control and direction over 31.6% of the outstanding shares of Silverstone.

The Company acquired the shares in connection with the silver purchase transaction between the Company and Silverstone and has filed an Early Warning Report with Canadian Securities Commissions in respect of the acquisition. Copies of the report may be obtained from SEDAR at


Capstone is a Canadian based mining company currently operating the 100% owned Cozamin copper-silver-lead-zinc mine located in Zacatecas State, Mexico. Capstone has approximately 81.8 million shares outstanding and is well financed with no bank debt. More information is available online at:

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