Sleeping driver killed in vehicle

A jeepney driver was killed when he was peppered with bullets by an unidentified suspect while sleeping inside his passenger jeepney before dawn in Batangas City.

The victim was identified as Eduardo Oserin y Pabon, 39, single, native of Mulanay, Quezon and resident of Barangay Paharang West, Batangas City

Reports reaching Camp Crame said the incident occurred at around 1:30 am along the national highway of Barangay Balagtas, Batangas City.

The victim waa sleeping inside his jeepney  parked along the highway when he was shot repeatedly.

The victim was rushed to the hospital by bystanders but he was pronounced dead on arrival by his attending physician due to multiple gunshot wounds in the body.

After the incident, the suspect fled towards an unknown direction.