1 dead, 3 hurt in Pampanga payroll heist

Posted at 01/14/14 10:26 PM

MANILA -- An employee of a livestock company was killed while two others were wounded after they were robbed of payroll money by motorcycle-riding gunmen in San Fernando City, Pampanga.

The fatality was identified as Gabriel Konboy, an employee of Red Dragon Farm Feed Livestock and Foods Inc.

His two co-workers who were injured in the incident were identified as Fernando Mon and Mariel Soriano.

Investigation of police showed that the victims, on board a Toyota Hi-Ace van, were carrying an unidentified amount of payroll money when the suspects fired shots at their vehicle.

One of the suspects, identified as Ivan Perez, resident of J.P. Rizal, Barangay Cembo in Makati City, was wounded after being shot by responding authorities.

He is now being guarded at a hospital where was brought for treatment. -- Report from Edwin Sevidal, dzMM