Philip Antonio, age 57 died when he was shot trying to defend a senior citizen that was mowing lawn.
Pembroke Pines, Florida – Antonio was walking around 9a.m. on West Hallandale Beach Blvd., when he noticed an elderly man being verbally abused while cutting his lawn. He stopped to stick up for the man, and soon after was shot several times.
The shooter ran on foot after the incident. He is believed to be in his 30’s, with a thin build, and short stature, around 5 foot 8 inches. The gun man was also bald and clean shaven.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.