An 87-year-old woman was found, bleeding, lying on the floor of her apartment in Strasbourg on Monday afternoon: her face was swollen and many parts of her body bloodied report The Latest News from Alsace.
It was the home nurse who discovered the octogenarian.
A bloodied hammer was found next to his bed which was also stained with blood.
The octogenarian, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, was hospitalized in serious condition.
The police are currently looking for the old lady’s husband.
An investigation has been opened.