Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

94-Year-Old Beaten, Hospitalized.

Byline: Jeff Jones Journal Staff Writer

APD Suspects Burglary In 'Ugly' Home Attack

A 94-year-old Albuquerque woman was "very, very badly beaten" in her home near Downtown during a possible burglary early Monday, a police spokeswoman said.

Albuquerque Police Department spokeswoman Beth Baland called the attack "ugly" and said the elderly woman was beaten all over her body.

Investigators had not released the elderly woman's name because not all family members had been notified.

Baland said the woman was listed in critical but stable condition at a city hospital.

"At this point, we're calling it a home invasion," police Violent Crimes Sgt. …

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