VIDEO: Shooting at Danny’s Mightnight Confessions

Danny’s Midnight Confessions, the 24-hour sex novelty shop in the Center City Gayborhood, was the victim of gun-related violence during the early morning hours of July 18th. Just last year, the store was robbed at gunpoint.

A surveillance video released by the Philadelphia Police Department shows the alleged gunman and his struggle with a 31-year-old Danny’s employee. The Police describe the incident as follows:

“On July 18, 2015, at 3:38 am, an unknown black male entered a book store located at 133 South 13th Street and and left after a short time inside the store. Within a short time later the suspect returned to the store and pulled a handgun when an employee, a 31 year-old male, was involved in a struggle with the suspect. During the struggle the suspect fired his handgun striking the employee once in his back. The suspect then fled the store in an unknown direction. Suspect Description: Black male, 5’7″-5’9″, thin build, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with USA on the front, and glasses.”

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Central Detectives at 215-686-3047.