East Oak Lane

Suspect pulls out machete during robbery of 7-Eleven in Philadelphia. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Suspect Caught On Tape Using Machete To Rob 7-Eleven In East Oak Lane

Police are searching for a suspect who used a machete during the robbery of a convenience store in Philadelphia.

10/22/2014

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Fire Breaks Out In Abandoned Day Care Center In East Oak Lane

The building has reportedly been vacant for about two years, but it had previously been the Smart Start day care.

09/03/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Water Department Imposters Target Elderly Victims in East Oak Lane

An Eyewitness News Exclusive – A new twist on a familiar scam.

04/02/2014

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Fire Damages East Oak Lane Home

A one-alarm fire broke out early Friday morning at a home in the East Oak Lane section of Philadelphia.

10/18/2013

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Firefighters Battle Blaze In East Oak Lane

The fire was reported around 10 p.m. at the 6200 block of N. 3rd Street.

09/25/2013

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One Suspect Arrested, 2 Still On The Loose In East Oak Lane Home Invasion

Police say that on May 3, 2013 around 10 p.m., two unknown males and one female were captured on surveillance video entering an apartment building.

05/13/2013

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3 Sought In Home Invasion Of 55-Year-Old Man In Philadelphia

The incident occurred on May 3rd at 10 p.m. at an apartment building in the 6600 block of 12th Street in the East Oak Lane section of the city.

05/10/2013

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Fire Officials: Autistic Man Killed In East Oak Lane House Fire

It was around 9:30 p.m. when fire crews responded here at 6600 North 12th Street. Five people were in the house at the time.

04/03/2013

(Councilwoman Marian Tasco.  File photo by Dennis Edward)

Tasco Accuses Nutter Of Deliberately Delaying Playground Renovation

A veteran city council member is accusing Mayor Nutter of holding up the renovation of a playground in her district to “punish” her for her stance on the mayor’s plan to sell PGW.

03/28/2013

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Man Critically Hurt In East Oak Lane Laundromat Stabbing

The incident happened in the 6200 block of North Broad Street just after midnight.

12/03/2012

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Woman Suspected Of Driving Drunk Flips Car In North Philly

Authorities say a woman was driving under the influence of alcohol early Sunday morning in Philadelphia’s East Oak Lane neighborhood when she got into an accident and her car flipped.

10/07/2012

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At an Oak Lane Charter School, Voter Registration Lesson Becomes Real

More than two dozen students at a Philadelphia charter school took “Voter Registration 101″ on Monday, and it was definitely hands-on.

09/24/2012

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1 Dead, Several Injured Following SEPTA Bus Crash In West Oak Lane Neighborhood

One person is dead and several people are injured after a SEPTA bus collided with a car in the West Oak Lane section of the city Monday evening, according to police.

08/13/2012

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Police: Missing 8-Year-Old Boy Found Dead

Late Friday night, Philadelphia police said they were looking for a missing eight-year-old boy. But now that search comes to a tragic end as police say they found the boy dead.

06/29/2012

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Ambulance Driver Arrested After Chase, Holding Co-Worker ‘Against His Will’

A man is in police custody after he led police on a short pursuit in an ambulance all while holding a co-worker “against his will.”

04/24/2012

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