DAGUPAN CITY — A security guard was shot dead by a co-worker at dawn Sunday in Urdaneta City, Pangasinan province, police said.
Manuel Nillo Tani, 38, did not make it to a hospital alive after he was shot twice at about 12:15 a.m. in Barangay (village) Sto. Domingo by Salvador Padilla, 42, a utility worker. Both work at the Our Lady of Lilies Academy in Urdaneta.
Police said Tani and Padilla took part in a drinking session and the utility man later drove Tani to his house in Barangay Sto. Domingo on a motorcycle.
Padilla was arrested a few hours later.
Seized from him was .38 caliber pistol and bullets. Police said Padilla will be facing a murder charge. CBB/rga