BRPD: Elderly woman found badly beaten outside of home
BATON ROUGE - Police say officers found an elderly woman badly beaten in her home in the Sherwood-area, and detectives are currently following up on leads.
Baton Rouge Police reported they found the 70-year-old woman on the ground outside of her home in the 13100 block of Jennifer Lynn Avenue around 1 a.m. Sunday
Detectives said she was taken to the hospital for further treatment for multiple injuries that were acquired at the location.
BRPD reports detectives found the victim’s bed covered in dried blood which led investigators to believe the crime may have happened several hours earlier.
The investigation is ongoing.