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Man, 29, surrenders in AK-47 shooting of West Philly beer deli owner

July 2, 2018 GMT

By Staff

A 29-year-old man accused of shooting and critically injuring a West Philadelphia beer deli owner with an AK-47 assault-style rifle two months ago has turned himself in to police, authorities said Monday.

Philadelphia Police Department Screenshot from a surveillance video showing a man with an AK-47 assault-style rifle approaching Mike Poeng outside his West Philadelphia beer deli on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

Jovaun Patterson, of the 5400 block of Delancey Street, West Philadelphia, is in custody and faces charges of attempted murder, attempted robbery, aggravated assault, gun charges, and related offenses, Lt. John Walker of Southwest Detectives said.

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