Security guard hit by own gun-A A +A
Sunday, August 12, 2012
A SECURITY guard landed in hospital after he was accidentally hit by his own gun at a restaurant on Padre Gomez street in Davao City on Saturday morning.
Senior Police Officer 1 Raul Lucas, investigator of the San Pedro police, identified the victim as Danilo G. Mag-aso Jr., 21, from Vanguard Security Agency and a resident of Piapi on Quezon blvd. in Davao City.
Initial investigation showed the victim was opening a roll-up door of the Dragon Feet Restaurant when he pulled out his gun from his waist. The gun accidentally fired hitting him.
The victim sustained a gunshot wound in the right lower portion of his leg and was brought to Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) for treatment.
Recovered from the scene of incident were a Smith and Wesson caliber .38 revolver with serial number 1070007, four live ammunition, and one empty shell, which were turned over to San Pedro police for documentation. (Ivy C. Tejano)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on August 13, 2012.