Tricycle driver accused of killing boss

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 31 2014 08:22 PM | Updated as of Sep 01 2014 04:22 AM

PANGASINAN -- A 49-year-old tricycle driver was arrested for allegedly killing the owner of his tricycle in Binmaley, Pangasinan Saturday afternoon.

Based on police investigation, the suspect, the victim, and the victim's nephew were having a drinking session before the incident.

According to a source, the suspect failed to give his daily boundary to the victim, who then became angry.

The suspect argued that he was just protecting himself as he was beaten up by the victim and his nephew.

A screwdriver was recovered from the suspect.

The victim sustained a wound on the head. He was rushed to the hospital but died after a day.

The suspect will be charged with homicide. -- report from Aldrin Soriano, ABS-CBN News North Central Luzon