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Matt Petrillo

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Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Recent articles by Matt:

Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson, attorneys meet with CEO over viral Sesame Place video

A viral video shot in July appears to show a character at the park in Langhorne snubbing two young Black girls during a parade. → Read More

Former ACCT Philly employee charged in connection to death of family's dog

Saint's owner says he was beaten by then ACCT Philly employee Terrell Walton and later euthanized. → Read More

1 Person Killed, Another Injured After Part Of Tree Falls On Moving Car In Hainesport

The driver, 71-year-old Albert E. Roemer Jr, was seriously injured and taken to a local hospital. The passenger, 71-year-old Christine Roemer, was killed. → Read More

15-Year-Old Boy Found Dead Inside Stranger’s Home In South Philadelphia, Police Say

The teenage boy was found dead but police aren't sure if his death is an accident or if it was murder. → Read More

Student At Coatesville Area Senior High School Stabbed 6 Times During Fight

Prouse says her 16-year-old son sophomore, Mickey Rayner, is recovering after being stabbed six times, including in his neck, shoulder, side and multiple times in the back. → Read More

19-Year-Old Pregnant Woman Critically Injured In West Philly Double Shooting: Police

A 21-year-old man was shot in the left arm and placed in stable condition and a 19-year-old woman was shot in the chest and abdomen. → Read More

Police Say 15-Year-Old Juan Carlos Robles-Corona Was Ambushed In Deadly Shooting While Leaving School

His mother tells CBS3 he left school ten minutes early and she's not sure why the school allowed that to happen. → Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Defrocked Philly Priest Robert Brennan ‘Absolutely Not’ Sorry Following Sentencing For Lying To FBI During Sexual Abuse Investigation

Brennan was sentenced to two years of house arrest and five years of probation for lying to investigators. → Read More

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Already Causing Gas Prices In Philadelphia To Rise: ‘It’s A Shame’

Right now, Wall Street is not too worried about the war in Ukraine, but residents in the Philadelphia area are feeling it at the gas pumps. → Read More

Suspect In Custody After Food Delivery Driver Shot On Busy Center City Street Over Parking Dispute, Police Say

The shooting occurred on Chestnut Street between 16th and 17th Streets just before 2 p.m. → Read More

Philadelphia Will No Longer Require Restaurants To Check COVID-19 Vaccine Status To Dine Indoors

The only remaining COVID mandate in Philadelphia is for masks to be worn inside. → Read More

WATCH: Massive Brawl Breaks Out In Bensalem Golden Corral Over Alleged Steak Shortage

In the video, a man is heard saying "all I wanted was some steak." → Read More

Pennsauken Police Searching For Driver Involved In Deadly Hit-And-Run

It happened on busy Westfield Avenue, one of Pennsauken's main drags. → Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Mother Of Teenage Student Attacked On SEPTA Train Believes Attack Was Racially Motivated

CBS3's Matt Petrillo spoke exclusively with the mother of one of the victims. → Read More

Atlantic City Fire Department Preparing For Storm Expected To Bring Significant Coastal Flooding To Jersey Shore

There is a concern for significant coastal flooding along the Jersey Shore. → Read More

Woman Raped On El Train In Upper Darby While Others Stood Around And ‘Did Nothing,’ Police Say

Investigators say the sexual attack happened while others were standing around on the train, and "did nothing." → Read More

Suspect Wanted For Allegedly Knocking Woman Unconscious On Center City Street Arrested

The suspect is expected to be charged with aggravated and simple assault plus related charges. → Read More

Utility Companies Prepared For Outages As Ida’s Remnants Hit Lehigh Valley

The Lehigh Valley could see some of the worst effects from the remnants of Ida, and utility companies like PPL Electric are preparing to respond to outages if they occur. → Read More

‘Y’all Took My Only Son From Me’: Tommie Frazier’s Loved Ones Mourn Teen Killed In West Philly Shooting

The vigil was as much about honoring Fraizer's life as it was a call to put down the guns. → Read More

Small Businesses In Rehoboth Beach Riding Biden Boom With Summer Now In Full Swing

With summer now in full swing, Rehoboth Beach, near the president's second home, is seeing a surge in visitors. → Read More