Officials say, “At approximately 2 a.m., Christopher Melara was at Lollipops Gentleman’s Club. While leaving the parking lot in the passenger seat of a white Buick Enclave, Melara is seen getting into what appears to be a verbal altercation with an unknown black male. During the altercation, Melara brandished a firearm out of the vehicle window, then fired in the air, and continuied to shoot in the air, as the vehicle left the parking lot.
As the vehicle was driving away, another unknown black male is seen shooting multiple rounds into the white SUV that Melara is a passenger in. There were numerous patrons outside of the business in the parking lot at the time.
Melara currently has a warrant out for his arrest for violation of probation. The other two males in the video are are unknown at this time and are being sought for questioning (the male who shot at the vehicle that Melara was in and the male who takes off his shirt and climbs on the vehicle next to the male who is shooting).
Anyone who can identify any of these unknown males or knows the whereabouts of Melara is asked to call the Pasco Sheriff’s Office Crime Tips Line at 1-800-706-2488, and reference case #19-024786.