Thorfinn Karlsefni

The statue of Thorfinn Karlsefni has been knocked into the Schuylkill River.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
October 03, 2018 - 3:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Viking statue dragged into the Schuylkill River Tuesday has been pulled from the water, and is now being repaired and restored by city art officials as Philadelphia detectives searching for the vandals responsible. Authorities are hoping one of the buildings along...
Read More
The statue of Icelandic explorer Thorfinn Karlsefni was knocked into the Schuylkill River.
Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
October 02, 2018 - 7:26 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The century-old, bronze Viking statue that was toppled into the Schuylkill River sometime overnight Monday has been plucked from the water. Police are still investigating who did it and why. A crane pulled the bronze Viking statue of Thorfinn Karlsefni out of the...
Read More