Man shot dead near home in Manila


Posted at Jun 28 2014 11:26 AM | Updated as of Jun 28 2014 07:26 PM

MANILA - A man was shot dead by a lone gunman near his home in Block 15, Baseco Port Area, Manila at around 1 a.m. on Saturday.

The victim was identified as Michael Dickey, 42, a former porter at the market.

Dickey sustained a gunshot wound in the neck.

According to Dickey's mother, Teresita, the victim has no known enemies.

But she said her son, who was able to run back to their house after he was shot, was able to tell her the name of the gunman just before he died.

Police are investigating the incident. -- Report from Justin Logan, ABS-CBN News