The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after an elderly woman was beaten during a home invasion Wednesday night.
Deputies tell 59 News a man, who was not in the home at the time, called law enforcement after an 88-year-old woman was beaten inside her home on Oney Gap road around 5 p.m. on July 11, 2018.
The elderly woman was taken to the hospital due to her injuries. Law Enforcement is still searching for a suspect or suspects.
Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office at 304-487-8364 or Crime Stoppers of West Virginia at 304-255-STOP (7867). Anonymous tips can also be left online at the Crime Stoppers website or by using the P3 Tips App on a smartphone or mobile device.
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