VIDEO: Police seek Brewerytown shooting suspect

Philadelphia police are seeking the public’s help identifying the suspect in a shooting in Brewerytown on July 31.

The shooting happened on the 2900 block of Jefferson Street about 1:40 p.m. The suspect and victim engaged in a verbal dispute just before the suspect pulled out a .22-caliber handgun and shot the other man in his abdomen.

Police on Thursday posted surveillance video to YouTube that shows the suspect inside and nearby a convenience store in the area.

Police described the suspect as a black male, 45 to 55 years old, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall. He had a full gray beard and was wearing glasses, a dark hat, a dark T-shirt, dark long shorts and white shoes at the time of the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooter is asked to call Central Detectives Division at 215-686-3047.


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