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Body Found At Broomall Auto Body Shop Owned By Missing Man George Hughes, Police Say

MARPLE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — Marple Township Police are investigating after a man’s body was found at the Broomall Auto Body on Wednesday morning. The auto body shop is owned by 57-year-old George Hughes, Jr. who has been missing since last week. Police have yet to confirm the identity of the deceased body. However, they say the clothing closely resembles the one worn by Hughes at the time of his disappearance. Hughes was last seen at the Edgmont Square Shopping Center in Newtown Square on May 16. “This is not characteristic of him, he has never taken off like this before and we don’t understand what has happened,” Debbie O’Connor, his sister, said. “He is normally a very jovial, fun-loving person. He’s been struggling lately, COVID has not helped anyone, but he has been somewhat down.” An autopsy will be conducted to confirm the male’s identity and cause of death.

Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting Of Walter Wallace Jr. Dies In Motorcycle Crash In South Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police have identified an off-duty officer killed while riding a motorcycle in South Philadelphia. Police say 27-year-old Thomas Munz Jr. was riding a motorcycle head southbound on Broad Street when he came into contact with the rear driver’s side of a 2018 Gray Chevrolet Equinox just before 7 p.m. Tuesday. Munz Jr. was ejected from the motorcycle and landed on the roadway. He later died from his injuries. The driver of the Chevy Equinox did not sustain any injuries and remained on the scene. Munz Jr. was one of two officers involved in the 2020 fatal shooting of Walter Wallace Jr. in West Philadelphia. Munz was never criminally charged in Wallace’s death. Police say Munz Jr. had been with the police department for four years and was assigned to the 18th District.

Pete Alonso sparks Mets’ big day on offense in win over Phillies

Throughout his young career, Pete Alonso has handled the NL East rival Phillies well. He has taken it to another level so far this year.  Friday night was yet another dominant performance. Alonso homered, drove in four runs and made a sparkling play in the field to save at least one run as the Mets continued their strong start against the Phillies with an 8-6 victory in front of 30,175 at Citi Field to begin a six-game homestand.  The Mets have now beaten the Phillies seven times in 10 meetings, and in those contests, Alonso has five home runs, 17 RBIs and...

Eagles Chairman Jeffrey Lurie issues statement in regards to colossal news

Well, this gives new meaning to those ‘Philadelphia Eagles Everywhere’ hashtags that we see on game day, especially when the Birds take over another team’s stadium on the road (the Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers, and Washington Commanders still haven’t recovered from last season). This is different though. We’re discussing fanhood on an international level as it relates to our game, America’s Game.

Body Found At Delco Auto Body Shop Owned By Missing Man: Police

A body was discovered Wednesday, May 25 at a Delaware County auto body shop owned by a man who has been missing for more than a week, authorities said. Marple Township police have yet to confirm the identity of the male body found at Broomall Auto Body on Media Line Road, but say the clothing closely resembles that of George Hughes Jr. at the time of his disappearance.

Ronald Acuna Scratched From Lineup: MLB World Reacts

Over the past few years Ronald Acuna Jr. has become one of the best players the Atlanta Braves have had in a generation. But his absence from today's game has Braves fans nervous. Acuna was scratched ahead of tonight's game against the Philadelphia Phillies. He has played in only 17...

Male Suffers heart Attack Before Roosevelt Boulevard Crash

Several emergency workers descended on the Lukoil parking lot today, on the Roosevelt Boulevard at Grant s Ave. The were originally dispatched for an accident. When they got there, it was more than they thought. A driver on Grant Avenue had a heart attack and plowed his car into the...

Mets Hang On, Grab 8-6 Intra-Division Victory Over Philadelphia

After losing their last two games against the Giants, the Mets (30-17) returned to Citi Field Friday evening to take on the Phillies (21-25). So far this season, the Mets have not lost more than two games in a row, and they were hoping to keep that streak alive. Lucky for New York, they have Pete Alonso, who had four RBIs in the game. This helped lead the Mets to an 8-6 victory.