Security guard shoots dead teen in Cavite



MANILA, Philippines — A 19-year-old died after he was allegedly shot by a security guard before dawn Friday, police said.

Superintendent Romeo Desiderio, spokesman of the Cavite provincial police office, identified the victim as Vladinir Teves Jr. who was allegedly killed by Richard Marto inside the Villa Celina  Subdivision in Barangay (villge) Bayan Luma 7 in Imus around 1:20 a.m.

Desiderio said Marto, a security guard of the subdivision, shot Teves seven times using a 12-gauge shotgun.

Teves was rushed to Our Lady of Pillar Hospital in Imus City, but was declared dead on arrival, while the suspect was arrested by responding police officers.

The firearm used in the crime was recovered from Marto’s possession, he said.

The information on Marto’s motive was not immediately available.

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  • dexter ngayan

    overkill! 7 times and using a SHOTGUN? Is there any flesh left in his body after those shots?

    • Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

       well, mincemeat is still meat.

      lalo siguro kung birdshots yan at close range.

  • Shalani

    gigil na gigil  tsk tsk tsk

  • ramelatilano

    baka cguro sobrang matapobre noong binatilyo….yung attitude “putok” pag hindi pinutok yan ipuputok ko syo….alalahanin natin ang guardya ay tagabantay ng lugar…

    • andresa igbac

       sinisi mo pa agad yong patay na.

    • Jack_jack618

      grabe ka naman, kahit naman ganun yung bata e hindi mo pa din dapat barilin yun. E kung lahat ng matapobre e pwede barilin e di naubos na kalahati ng mga pilipino.  

  • Jack_jack618

    Pustahan tayo mataas tama ng guard sa shabu.  Kaya dapat walang baril ang mga security guard kasi hindi nila alam kung kelan gagamitin.  Batuta pwede na sana dun sa teenager.  These are instances na kelangan i-review ang batas sa pagdadala ng baril. 

  • boshog

    Did the guard shoot a dead teen or did he shoot the teen dead.  headline confusing.

    • ang_dagat

      Hehe. After maybe 20 years of learning English. Waaaaaaaa

    • AllinLawisFair

      “Did the guard shoot A dead teen of did he shoot a teen dead?” 

      You inserted the article “a” between shoot  and dead, and that made a humongous difference.  

      At first glance one may conjecture it like what you may have in mind  but it is not difficult to get that the teen was shot dead by the guard. 

      In my opinion the headline is clear; it is not wrong to say as it that way.

  • George Lapulapu

    ..baka na istorbo ang tulog ng guard…

  • Horst Manure

    7 shots from a shot gun would it hold that many rounds???

    • ang_dagat

      4+1 or 5+1

  • NinjaMan

    “Security guard shoots dead teen in Cavite”  <— patay na, binaril pa.

  • ang_dagat

    So Desiderio did a post mortem on the victim? 

  • SunTzu

    According to “Jamie Marie Elona”, tama naman headline. The first shot from the shotgun killed the teen, then the next six shots is the guard shooting the dead teen.

  • padrefaura

    Makakalaya ang guard na ito base sa headline. Hindi krimen ang pumatay ng patay na. Kahit teenager pa yan.

  • Kaulayao

    Sno kaya ang nagsulat ng headline? Dapat isama sa promotion siya, kapalit ni Letty.

  • c

    ang simple lang ng headline di pa maintindihan ng iba. RIP to the teener. 

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