KBTX | Bryan & College Station, TX | Aggieland News

74-Year-Old Woman Assaulted in Leon County

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

Sheriff’s deputies say an elderly woman was assaulted after a man broke into her Leon County home in the middle of the night Friday.

Deputies say the 74-year-old woman is an Oakwood resident, and she woke up to the suspect punching her in the face at around 3:30 AM.

The victim told investigators that she fought back, and the suspect fled from her residence in an unknown direction of travel. The victim reportedly described the suspect as being male and wearing a dark-colored hoodie.

The elderly woman was transported to the emergency room in Madisonville, where she was treated for her injuries and released.

Leon County Sheriff's Deputies are still investigating the incident.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to contact the Leon County Sheriff’s Office at 903-536-2749.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 200811021 - kbtx.com/a?a=200811021