Conshohocken police investigating incident during Soap Box Derby. No arrest has been made

On July 4th, reported on an incident at or near the Getty station at the corner of East 8th Avenue and Fayette Street during the Conshohocken Soap Box Derby.

According to eyewitnesses, the incident involved some type of altercation, someone yelling to “run” or “gun” or a combination, and then the hundreds of people attending or participating in the derby running from the scene.

This morning we followed up with the Conshohocken Police Department and confirmed that it is still investigating the incident and that an arrest has not been made at this point.

We will provide an update when there is more to report.