A man in South Philadelphia caught fire after being tased by security guards on Friday night.
Philly resident Pat Tackney filmed the incident, noting that the individual who was tased had not complied with requests to leave Jim’s Steaks, a local restaurant.
“So I witnessed a man catch fire after being tased last night…” Tackney wrote on Twitter.
— Pat Tackney (@Pat_tackney) February 2, 2019
Theories abound as to what caused the man to catch fire, ranging from a battery in his pocket to alcohol based OC sprays.