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Wild Surveillance Video Shows Clumsy AK-47-Wielding Madman Shooting Up Strip Club


Police believe the shooting was over a DJ refusing to play the man's favorite song.

(Philadelphia PD)

Police are seeking assistance from the public in finding a man captured on surveillance video firing an AK-47 into a car and a gentleman's club earlier this month in Philadelphia, WTXF-TV reports.

The stunning video, released by the Philadelphia Police Department, reportedly shows 21-year-old Henry Pettigrew shooting at a vehicle before he runs towards the strip club. In the video, he slips and falls before he makes it to the door and then sprays the club with bullets.

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The incident occurred on May 11 at around 1:55 a.m. after two men, one of them Pettigrew, had a dispute with management and bouncers at the Purple Orchid in Philadelphia, according to police. Police believe the shooting was over a DJ refusing to play the man's favorite song.

Pettigrew later returned with his rifle.

One person was reportedly wounded in the shooting, however, the injuries weren't life-threatening, police said.

(Philadelphia PD)

After the attack, Pettigrew took off in a light-colored sedan, possibly a Hyundai or Mitsubishi, WXTF-TV reports.

"In a news release issued Wednesday, police described Pettigrew as being black, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds with a thin beard. His last known address was 5538 Belmar Terrace," the report adds.

The second suspect was reported to be aged 20 and 25, around 5-foot-9 with a medium build and a goatee. He was seen wearing a dark hoodie over a plaid button shirt, tan cargo shorts and tan boots, according to reports.

To submit a tip, call 215-686-TIPS (8477), text it to PPD TIP or 773847 or use this electronic form to do so anonymously.


(H/T: Gawker)

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