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Steve Patterson


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.

Connect with Steve Patterson on Twitter: @PattersonCBS3; and on Facebook: Steve Patterson.

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Local High School Mourning Death Of Football Player

A Monday in mourning. Back to school for students grieving the loss of classmate and friend: 15-year-old Freshman Running Back Ryan Gillyard.


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All Seniors At A Camden, NJ High School Attending College Next Year And Some Are Getting Paid For It

A charter school in Camden is celebrating its most accomplished graduating class yet.


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Surveillance Video Emerges After Jewelry Store Employee Abducted In Center City

Police can now see inside the parking garage where they say a 53-year-old jewelry store employee was abducted.


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Girlfriend Of Slain Darby Borough Police Officer Charged For Prior Domestic-related Incident

Eyewitness News has learned that the girlfriend of Officer Mark Hudson is in custody on charges stemming from an incident in August.


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Radnor Police Collect Toys For Children Of Fallen Philadelphia Sergeant Wilson

Radnor Police Lieutenant Chris Flanagan says even without knowing Wilson or his family the men and women some 20 miles away knew they wanted to help.


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Man Charged In Connection To Accident That Killed Pa. Turnpike Worker

The accident happened months ago, but the announcement was made Tuesday.


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Police Continue To Investigate Series Of Reported Attempted Child Lurings In Berks County

Law enforcement officials now tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News they’ve received more than a dozen reported cases of child luring and predatory behavior.


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Camden Pair On A Mission To Protect Historic Former Home Of Martin Luther King Jr.

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.


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Police: Amber Alert Canceled; Missing Del. Girl And Father Found Safe

Police say an Amber Alert has been canceled and three-year-old Elinor Trotta has been safely located in Massachusetts.


Deadly police-involved shooting in Allentown on February 23, 2015. (credit: Steve Patterson)

Suspect Identified In Deadly Police-Involved Shooting In Allentown

Police are investigating a deadly police-involved shooting in Allentown early Monday morning.


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Police: Limo Driver Shot, Killed In Olney

Police say it happened around 9 p.m. Thursday at N. Mascher Street and W. Tabor Road.


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Official: Heat Restored At Apartment Building In Lower Merion

A Lower Merion Township official tells CBS 3 Eyewitness News heat has been restored at a apartment building in Lower Merion, Montgomery County.


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Pastor Speaks Out After Strong Winds Knock Over Steeple Of Northeast Phila. Church

Pastor App remembers the wind pounding on the church during service at about 10 a.m. Sunday.



Heavy Winds Send Tree Crashing Into Home In Delaware County

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.


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Man Killed In Freak Accident On The Main Line Identified

Authorities have identified the man killed in a tragic accident on the Main Line.