VIDEO: Man fires gun into Crescentville bar

The double shooting happened about 3:45 a.m. Sunday at Candela's Bar and Grill at 718 Adams Ave. in the city's Crescentville section.

Philadelphia police are seeking the public's help identifying a man who injured two people when he fired a gun into a Crescentville bar last weekend after he reportedly was denied entry.

 

The double shooting happened about 3:43 a.m. Sunday at Candela's Bar and Grill at 718 Adams Ave., according to police. A bouncer who sustained a bullet wound to his cheek was taken to Einstein Medical Center in serious condition; a female patron was treated at Einstein and released after she was hit by flying glass.

 

The gunman fired four shots into the bar through a double glass door. Police describe the suspect as a white or Hispanic male, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and 200 pounds. He waswearing a white baseball hat, a blue hooded sweatshirt with "1989″ on the front, a white shirt with dark stripes, blue jeans and blue sneakers.

 

Police urge anyone with information about the shooting to call Northeast Detectives Division at215-686-3153/3154.

 
 
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