Santa Claus was shot in the back with a pellet gun Tuesday morning at a toy giveaway in Southeast.
Santa’s real – He’s black – And he just got shot in DC!
From the video: According to an ABC7 photographer who was interviewing the victim at the time of the shooting, the man in the Santa suit was struck in his upper back. He was transported to a nearby hospital with the pellet still lodged in his shoulder.
According to ABC7 – “Santa” wanted to continue giving away presents, but paramedics insisted he be transported to the hospital. He is expected to be OK and make a full recovery.