Matthew Early

Matthew Early (Credit: Matthew Early)

Older Brother Accused In SEPTA El Shooting Will Stand Trial

One of two West Philadelphia brothers accused in a double shooting at a stop on the SEPTA Market-Frankford EL last month will stand trial.


Matthew Early (Credit: Matthew Early)

Younger Brother Cleared In December Shooting Aboard SEPTA Elevated Train

“Further review of all evidence now available to the Commonwealth suggests that Eric Early played no role in the shooting on the Market-Frankford el or in a conspiracy to commit a shooting,” prosecutor Paul Goldman says.


$5 Million Bail Set For Brother of Alleged Septa Elevated Train Gunman

Eric Early is now being held on charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault while the search continues for Eric’s 18-year-old brother, Matthew, accused of firing on a Chicago Bulls fan.


1 of 2 Brothers Nabbed in Septa Elevated Train Shooting

Police were still looking for the older Early brother, alleged to be the gunman.


(Members of the Guardian Angels neighborhood patrol organization post "wanted" flyers near the 46th-and-Market elevated stop where the shooting occurred.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Guardian Angels Join Hunt For West Philadelphia ‘El’ Shooters

Police say one of two brothers, apparently still angry following an argument with two other men, fired into the crowded Market-Frankford subway-elevated car after stepping off the train.


Police Identify Teenage Suspects Wanted In Connection With SEPTA Double Shooting

Police have identified two teenage brothers they believe are responsible for shooting two men aboard a SEPTA El train over a sports argument.