Son of 'Naked Hoarder' Attacks Fox 29 Reporter

The attack happened live on-air Tuesday night.

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    Philadelphia Police
    John Pilotti Jr., 35.

    The son of the South Philadelphia man known as the ‘Naked Hoarder’ is in trouble with police after attacking a Fox 29 reporter and his cameraman on live television.

    The attack took place out front of the Shunk Street home were a naked man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly hoarding living and dead exotic and domestic animals, according to police.

    Police say John Pilotti Jr., son of the hoarder, attacked Fox 29’s Chris O’Connell and cameraman Dave Edwards during a live broadcast on their 10 p.m. news.

    Pilotti Jr. is charged with simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harrassment.