Police: Man Assaulted with Glass at Paddy Whacks on South Street

Cops today released surveillance footage of an alleged assault at Paddy Whacks Pub earlier this year.

The Philadelphia police are looking for a man who they say assaulted another patron of Paddy Whacks Pub on South Street.

Police say the assault took place on February 28th, but police just released surveillance footage from the bar this afternoon. The video shows two men talking, when the suspect slams a glass into the victim’s head. He then continues punching the victim until someone, identified by police as a bar employee, breaks up the fight. (It’s broken up pretty quickly, actually!)

Paddy Whacks pub assault suspect

Cops are looking for the suspect, seen in the above photo. Anyone with information is asked to call South Detective Division at 215-686-3013 or 215-686-3014. Anonymous tips can also be called in to 215.686.8477, texted to 773847 or submitted online. Police say all tips are confidential.

Follow @dhm on Twitter.

Around The Web

Be respectful of our online community and contribute to an engaging conversation. We reserve the right to ban impersonators and remove comments that contain personal attacks, threats, or profanity, or are flat-out offensive. By posting here, you are permitting Philadelphia magazine and Metro Corp. to edit and republish your comment in all media.