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Sikyu nabbed for mauling employee

  • Written by Edd Reyes
  • Published in Metro
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POLICE arrested a security guard, who, together with six others, took turns in mauling a stay-in
employee before hitting his head thrice with a shotgun Sunday night in Valenzuela City.

Denmark Latumbo, 30, security guard of Valenzuela Packaging located at 6001 Benito Hao St.,
Mapulang Lupa, was arrested by operatives of Bagbaguin Police Assistance Center following a complaint
lodged against him by Anthony Villar, 29, stay-in employee, while six other suspects were able to
escape.
     
Valenzuela deputy police chief for operation Supt. Rey Medina said that prior to the incident,
the victim asked permission from Latumbo, the duty security guard, to buy cigarette in a nearby store
at 7:40 p.m.
     
However, when the victim came back, the suspect, for no apparent reason, kicked him in the face
while six other delivery helpers of the company joined hands in mauling him. Two of the suspects held
Villar when Latumbo, struck him thrice in the head with the used of shotgun.
     
The mauling stopped when other security guards of the company intervened and rushed the victim
to Valenzuela Medical Center.
 
Police recovered the 12-gauge shotgun with three live bullets from Latumbo who  failed to
produce documents for the said firearm.