DA to seek death penalty in killing of East Fallowfield mother

Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan announced Wednesday that he will seek the death penaty for Gregory Twyman, the East Fallowfield man charged with killing the mother of his child in May.

Twyman is charged with shooting his partner Jamica Woods twice with a shotgun on May 21. Hogan cited Twyman's "significant history of felony convictions involving the use or threat of violence" as the "aggravating circumstance" behind his office's decision to seek the death penalty.

Twyman will be arragined on  June 20, when the DA's office will formally enter their death penalty request.