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Rapper fired a flamethrower on the bus then surrendered

Rapper fired a flamethrower on the bus then surrendered”

Looking to capitalize on his viral turn to the end, New York Post reports that Dupree contacted a public relations firm before surrendering to police.

The video shows a shirtless man jumping from the roof of an ice cream truck onto an MTA bus that had just pulled up alongside it.

The man sent multiple blasts into the air before setting fire to the road as part of a stunt for a music video.

The incident was captured by a bystander on video earlier in November but gained national attention on Tuesday when someone from the police union put it out on social media, in order to make a point about how unsafe NY has gotten.

The MTA said 25 passengers were on the B26 bus when the man jumped onto the roof.

The stunt was reportedly part of a music video by local rapper Dupree G.O.D., in some form of homage to the group Wu-Tang Clan.

Surveillance video, released late Wednesday, shows the alleged shooter, wearing a red, gray and black jacket, and a woman wearing all black, running on Fulton Street just before the shooting.

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Authorities said Dupree G.O.D was arrested on charges of reckless endangerment and criminal possession of a weapon.

It has surfaced on social media after a police union posted in a now-deleted tweet about it being an example of how unsafe the city has become.

Police in NY say they are investigating an incident in which a shirtless man fired a flamethrower from the roof of a packed city bus earlier this month.

'The incident is now under investigation.

The video was also condemned by the NYPD's Sergeants Benevolent Association, who shared it on Twitter, taking a hit at the defunding of the city's police department.

The MTA said there were around two dozen passengers on board the bus; they were all evacuated and no injuries were reported.



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