Guard Kills Intruder at Antipolo Canteen

Canteen Intruder

A tense confrontation at Lutong Bahay Canteen in Antipolo City turned deadly when a security guard, known only as “Joey,” fatally shot an intruder who allegedly attempted to rob the establishment in the early hours of the morning. The incident, which occurred at XRC Building, East Kamias, Barangay Sta. Cruz, underscores the challenges faced by security personnel in maintaining safety and order.

Here are some details from the news report of Tutubi News Magazine.

Details of the Incident

According to Antipolo City Police, the altercation unfolded around 4:50 AM when the intruder forcibly entered the canteen premises. Alerted by the intrusion, the guard immediately confronted the suspect and ordered him to leave. Instead of complying, the man purportedly resisted and attempted to assault the guard, prompting Joey to discharge his .9mm service firearm.

The intruder sustained a gunshot wound to the jaw and was swiftly transported by Sta. Cruz Rescue members to Antipolo District Hospital for emergency treatment. Despite efforts to save him, medical professionals declared the suspect deceased upon arrival.

The Legal Proceedings

Following the incident, authorities took the guard into custody for further investigation. The Antipolo Component City Police Station’s Police Community Precinct 2 (PCP-2) is handling the case to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting and ascertain the identity of the deceased suspect.

The fatal shooting underscores the critical role of security personnel in safeguarding public spaces and businesses from criminal activities. As investigations continue, authorities emphasize the importance of adhering to protocols governing the use of force to ensure public safety and uphold the rule of law. The incident serves as a stark reminder of the risks faced by security professionals and the need for vigilance in maintaining security in communities.

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