Driver stabs sikyu dead

September 27, 2019

A 27-year-old security guard was stabbed dead by a truck driver who got piqued  after the former cussed and then threw things at him near the corner of Jacinto Street and Radial Road 10 in Tondo, Manila the other night.

Victim Christian Marasigan, a security guard residing at No. 117 Roxas St., Block 6, Magsaysay Village, Barangay 100, Tondo, died due to multiple stabwounds in the body.

Suspect Gil Villaneza, 52, a truck driver, was arrested by the police who also found on him a fanknife.

P/Corporal John Rojo of the Manila Police District-Homicide Section said the incident took place at around 8:45 p.m.

According to a witness, the victim was seen throwing rocks at the truck being driven by the suspect, who got out already  armed with a knife and then chased down the victim.                                      

The suspect then later drove off while the victim was rushed to the nearest hospital where he died later.        

Police are investigating the incident to establish what triggered it.