Providence man shot, goes to strip club to call 911

By: News Staff

news@abc6.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A man was shot in the leg Monday night, and reported the incident to police once at a strip club.

Police say 33-year-old John Rego was in his friend’s yard when he saw a man in a driveway next door.

Rego said the man opened fire at them and both ran from the scene, but when he realized he had been shot he drove to The Foxy Lady in Providence where he dialed 911.

Rego was taken to Rhode Island Hospital and his condition is unknown at this time.

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