Elderly Raleigh woman assaulted outside her home - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Elderly Raleigh woman assaulted outside her home

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A woman's car was stolen after she was physically assaulted by an unknown suspect Tuesday night, according to a Memphis Police Department spokesperson.

The incident occurred around 7:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 3200 block of West Lakewood Drive.

According to Lt. Monique Martin, investigators believe the suspect may have confronted the victim, a 67-year-old woman, in her driveway, physically attacking her and driving away in her 1997 Nissan Maxima.  The car, which is gold in color, has Tennessee license plate 504-FQG.

The victim was taken to The MED, where she remained in critical condition Wednesday.

If you have information that could aid police, call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.

Stay with Action News 5 for updates on this story.

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