PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Sources tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News a guilty plea may come as early as Tuesday in the deadly Center City building collapse of 2013.
According to sources close to the case, crane operator Sean Benschop may enter a plea at a hearing Tuesday morning.READ MORE: Southwest Philadelphia Block Renamed After Rev. Paul 'Earthquake' Moore
The 43-year-old faces multiple counts of Third Degree Murder, which carry a potential life sentence.
Six people died when a brick wall toppled on the roof of a Salvation Army Thrift Store.READ MORE: Commuters Make Backup Plans Ahead Of SEPTA Strike Vote
Blood tests revealed Benschop had marijuana and prescription narcotics in his system the day of that deadly accident.
Because of a gag order, neither Benschop’s attorney or prosecutors can comment on this case.MORE NEWS: Camden County Voters Trickle In As New Jersey Starts Early Voting For The First Time