BY William E. Cleary Sr.
WEST PHILADELPHIA - February 24, 2014 (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police say they have identified the suspect who allegedly attacked a local business owner with a hammer. Nathanial Maybin, 29, from the 800 block of S. 56th Street is wanted for the attack outside Maple Deli at 49th and Lancaster in West Philadelphia. Police say David Woods, 46, was attacked at that location just before just before 5 p.m. Thursday.
Anyone with information on Maybin's whereabouts is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.
The Woods family posted the following statement on their Facebook page earlier today,
"ONCE AGAIN We want to tell everyone how much we truly appreciate all your kind words, prayers, support and love...David is home and doing good...he's got some hard work ahead of him but if anyone can do it...he can..I love you all and wish I could thank each and every one of you individually but please understand it is just too difficult...there are so many of you!!!! We have the best family, friends and even people we do not even know supporting us...keep the prayers coming!!!!!" ~ Connie Cleary Woods
- SEE INQUIRER REPORTER KEVIN RIORDAN BLOG POST here.
- SUSPECT Nathanial Maybin Wanted
- Read the exclusive CNBNews article, Gloucester City Resident Pummeled in Philadelphia by Man Wielding a Hammer.
Note: David Woods Sr., is the son-in-law of Mr. William E. and Connie J. Cleary Sr., the owners of CNBNews.net (ClearysNoteBook)...NOTE SUSPECT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN OTHERWISE
SEE THE VIDEO OF THE CRIME BELOW