Woman, 82, attacked in Hermanus

2013-09-04 09:07
(File, Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(File, Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Cape Town - An elderly woman was seriously injured when she was attacked by a robber at her home in Hermanus on Tuesday.

Die Burger reported that the 82-year-old woman was at home with her bedridden husband at the time.

He heard sounds in their house and pressed the panic button, but did not hear from her again.

Security guards arrived and found the injured woman, who was transported to Hermanus Medi-Clinic.

A police spokesperson said the attacker is believed to have stolen cash. He is still at large.

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