Woman stabbed at West Oak Lane deli

Dan Wing
January 05, 2019 - 9:05 am

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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A woman was left hospitalized after being stabbed at a deli in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane neighborhood.

Philadelphia police say the 42-year-old woman was attacked at the Wyncote Mini-Market and Deli near 65th Street and Wyncote Avenue just after 10 p.m. Friday.

She was rushed to Einstein Hospital where she was being treated for a stab wound in the back of her head. 

Police say a suspect was taken into custody, but there was no word on what prompted the attack. 

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly identified the woman as pregnant.