Steve Patterson joined CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team as a reporter in December, 2013.
Patterson came to Philadelphia from KSDK-TV in St. Louis, Missouri where he had been a reporter since 2011. He began his journalism career as a reporter for WZZM-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan, before being promoted to Holland County Bureau Chief there. Patterson covered numerous long form investigative pieces for the station including one story that led to the license removal and arrest of one of the area’s most notorious slumlords.
A native of Farmington Hills, Michigan, Patterson is a 2008 graduate of Michigan State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. He is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
For two years of his life, from 1948 to 1950, Martin Luther King Junior lived at a now-dilapidated home in the 700-block of Walnut Street.
Police say an Amber Alert has been canceled and three-year-old Elinor Trotta has been safely located in Massachusetts.
Police are investigating a deadly police-involved shooting in Allentown early Monday morning.
Police say it happened around 9 p.m. Thursday at N. Mascher Street and W. Tabor Road.
A Lower Merion Township official tells CBS 3 Eyewitness News heat has been restored at a apartment building in Lower Merion, Montgomery County.
Pastor App remembers the wind pounding on the church during service at about 10 a.m. Sunday.
Police say the wind gusts of more than 50 miles per hour uprooted a large tree and knocked it on top of the home, splitting the home in half.
Authorities have identified the man killed in a tragic accident on the Main Line.
A growing list of health professionals are issuing a warning: there is a measles outbreak and it is expanding at an alarming rate.
Prosecutors are investigating a police-involved shooting Sunday in South Jersey that left one man dead.
An investigation is underway after police say a trio of ferrets chewed off the nose, top lip, and part of the cheek of a one-month-old baby’s face.
One year ago, 26-year-old Philadelphia University Architecture student Amber Long was shot and killed.
Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s help to catch the suspects.
Police say 24-year-old Mijael Rodriguez died in the shooting around 7 p.m. Saturday in West Philadelphia.
More than 1,000 people, including 14 separate police agencies, gathered in Chester County Sunday to send a message of peace and appreciation.