Jessie Mendoza, 19, of Block 1, Dubai, Baseco Compound, was shot and stabbed while playing basketball on Friday morning in Port Area, Manila. He remains in critical condition at the Gat Andres Bonifacio Medical Center. The suspect, Michael Castro, 27, the victim’s neighbor, is the subject of a police follow up operation. Police Officer 2 Marvin Valenzuela of the Manila Police District Police Station 5, said the incident happened about 1 a.m. Friday at the Amadon Basketball Court. The victim was playing basketball when the suspect approached him and opened fire using an improvised gun before stabbing him twice in the neck. Mendoza’s friends rushed him to the hospital. Police are still investigating the motive of the crime.