Wednesday, September 05, 2007

Info sought in student's death

By VALERIE RUSS
russv@phillynews.com 215-854-5987
A portrait and a cross are among the objects at memorial for La Salle junior Steven Amarillo Jr., who was killed early Sunday on Ridge Avenue.

JESSICA GRIFFIN/Daily News

A portrait and a cross are among the objects at memorial for La Salle junior Steven Amarillo Jr., who was killed early Sunday on Ridge Avenue.

...police are now probing whether La Salle University student Steven Amarillo Jr., killed by a cab in the same 4800 block of Ridge Avenue early Sunday, had been with friends who fled the scene before police arrived.

"There's some indication that he had companions with him, but we're still looking for them," Sgt. Albert Gramlich,

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Advisers held a special meeting for Amarillo's Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity brothers Sunday, and the fraternity members as well as former crew team members attended a prayer service for Amarillo Sunday night.

Info sought in student's death