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Police Pay Visit To Man Who Shot Daughter's Laptop Over FACEBOOK Post

WSOCTV.COM/STANLY CO., N.C. — A local father who captured worldwide attention after posting a YouTube rant about his daughter is now making local city leaders mad.

Tommy Jordan, from Stanly County, got mad after his daughter complained about doing chores on her Facebook page.

In the video, Jordan pulls out a gun and shoots his daughter's laptop.

The video received more than 21 million views in four days.

"Pay you for chores?" Jordan said in the video.  "Are you out of your mind?"

The Daily reported in a Facebook post on Saturday, the former Marine, wrote that Child Protective Services officials came to his home in Stanly Co., and interviewed him and his daughter — separately — after viewers of the video called with concerns about his actions.

He said the police also stopped by.

Neither authority decided to pursue anything against Jordan.

"The police by the way said ‘Kudos, sir,' " Jordan wrote. "How's about those apples? Didn't expect THAT when you called the cops did you?"

Jordan also made reference to the Albemarle Police Department approving his acts, but the police chief said Jordan does not live in the city limits.

The chief said it is unfortunate that the media is identifying Jordan as a resident.

The city manager told the Stanly News and Press Jordan's comments about the department do not reflect the opinion of the police department.

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