A tricycle driver was shot dead by motorcycle-riding men in Tondo, Manila on Sunday morning. Witnesses said the victim, John Leary Edlagan, was driving his tricycle on Capulong Street when he was chased by the motorcycle-riding men. The witnesses reported hearing gun shots. The suspects escaped. Police have yet to establish a motive. The victim’s mother has confirmed that Edlagan had used illegal drugs, police said. Edlagan was said to have previously turned himself in to village officials. A report by the investigator, Police Officer 3 Milbert Balinggan, recorded two gunshot wounds on Edlagan’s left chest and back.