Death of boy, 4, in West Oak Lane 'suspicious', police say

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Death of boy, 4, in West Oak Lane 'suspicious', police say. Walter Perez reports during Action News at 6 p.m. on June 9, 2018. (WPVI)

Police are investigating the death of a young boy in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia.

Police and medics were called to the 7500 block of Thouron Street at 2 a.m. Saturday.

Action News is told a 4-year-old boy was pronounced dead shortly after medics arrived.



Police have called the boy's death "suspicious."

Members of the Special Victims Unit are investigating.

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