Jeepney driver shot dead near Anda Circle

Posted at 04/28/14 6:42 PM

MANILA -- A jeepney driver was shot dead by a motorcycle-riding gunman near Anda Circle in Roxas Boulevard past 1 a.m. on Monday.

The victim was identified as Johnny Mateo.

He was on board his jeepney and was plying along his usual route when an unidentified gunman, wearing a helmet, shot him on the head.

According to the victim's nephew, he thought that the sound came from their vehicle's tires, and he was surprised to find his uncle dead.

He immediately stopped the vehicle to ask for help.

Authorities are still investigating the incident. -- report from Kiko Faulve, ABS-CBN News