If any of our residents or followers know anything, please come forward, this poor child (yes child) was days away from her birthday ….. don’t let this horrific and tragic incident go unsolved ……
Officers responded to the area of Colwyn Avenue and Apple Street just after 9:15 p.m. Friday for a report of a shooting. The victim, a 16-year-old female from Philadelphia sustained a gunshot wound and succumbed to her injury at Penn Presbyterian Hosptial a short time later. A suspect remains at large and at this time there is no known motive.
Investigators with the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office and Colwyn Borough Police have worked around the clock since Friday night to piece together what led up to the female’s death.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Delaware County District Attorney’s Criminal Investigations Division or the Colwyn Borough Police Department.