Elderly woman critically injured in home invasion - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Elderly woman critically injured in home invasion

Memphis Police are investigating a home invasion robbery involving an 87-year-old woman that occurred in an upstairs apartment above a funeral home.

Police believe the incident occurred around 1:00am Thursday at an apartment in the 400 block of Vance.  A relative found the victim seriously injured around noon Thursday.

Investigators said the victim was taken to The MED in critical condition.  She remained hospitalized Friday.

The suspect was described as a male, 5'4"-5'6", approximately 17 to 21 years old, with a medium complexion, medium build, and short brown hair.  He was wearing light colored clothing at the time of the incident.

Police asked anyone with information about the incident to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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