Jamui: Unidentified criminals shot dead a grocery shop owner near Giddaur railway station in the district today.
Police said here that three criminals gunned down the businessman Arun Kumar Sao alias Bunty Sao (26), a native of Dhamna village under Jhajha police station area when he was returning to his residence on his motorcycle after closing his shop.
Sources said that Mr Sao died on the spot.
Police said that the motive behind murder was not immediately known.
The body has been sent for autopsy, sources added.