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Paul Burkert a 36-year-old Pennsylvania man now faces a murder charge Friday after being identified as the gunman accused of shooting and killing another man outside the iconic Pat’s Steaks restaurant in Philadelphia yesterday morning.
Paul Burkert Age
Paul is 36 years old.
Charges – Arrested
Paul Burkert of Reading also faces charges of conspiracy and tampering with evidence in the death of David Padro, a 23-year-old from Camden, New Jersey, police told Fox News.
Tom Francano, general manager of Pat’s Steaks, told the Philadelphia Inquirer that the two men had been arguing in part about soccer before the shooting and that one of them was a fan of the Eagles, while the other supported a team of New York.
Witnesses who spoke to officers responded around 1 a.m. Thursday they said a fight broke out when the two men waiting in line at the cheesesteak restaurant, FOX 29 reported. Then Burkert allegedly shot Padro, police say.
He was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Investigators managed to track down and arrest Burkert near Independence Hall in Center City after witnesses shared the license plate number of the van in which he fled the scene, according to FOX 29.
The driver of that vehicle has not yet been found.