northdale: malawian worker shot

2011-06-17 00:00

A SECURITY guard was arrested yesterday and faces a charge of murder of a co-worker.

His arrest follows the fatal shooting of a Malawian national employed by Debi Meats in Northdale on his way to work yesterday.

Warrant Officer Joey Jeevan said the victim of the shooting, Ali James, apparently became embroiled in an argument with the security guard over a cellphone.

It is alleged that the guard suddenly drew his licensed firearm and fired a shot at James, causing his death.

Jeevan said the security guard will appear in court shortly.

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