Police probe slaying of 67-year-old woman

Police are investigating the death of a 67-year-old woman found in her apartment after neighbors say they heard frantic screaming.Authorities say the woman was killed

SUNSET PARK - Police are investigating the death of a 67-year-old woman found in her apartment after neighbors say they heard frantic screaming.

Authorities say the woman was killed in her first-floor apartment at 558 50th St. The victim's home attendant told police a man knocked on the door and barged in, knocking her unconscious. When she awoke, the home attendant says she saw the 67-year-old victim laying on the floor.

Neighbors speculate the slaying may have the result of robbery attempt that turned violent.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they think 1 Word on the Street: Amazon Go
The 25-year-old had just recently started work at 2 Police look to question ex-boyfriend in death of correction officer
TD Bank has agreed to close its doors 3 TD Bank agrees to close on MLK Day
A Hockey Helping Kids game was held Tuesday 4 Charity hockey game held at Barclays Center
Click PLAY for the latest weather forecast. 5 Brooklyn Weather Forecast

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE