A 69-year-old woman died after she was stabbed by her granddaughter. Autopsy will show the immediate cause of death. The tragic event took place in one of the villages in the Lesser Poland commune of Wiśniowa. The investigation continues.
Spokesman of the Małopolska Police, Jr. Insp. Sebastian Gleń said a man called 112 on Friday, saying that an elderly woman in the neighborhood was injured and needed help. After the arrival of the rescuers, it turned out that the 69-year-old was dead.
– A 14-year-old girl injured my grandmother with a knife, the policemen are determining whether her action was intentional – said Gleń. Officers gather evidence. They heard witnesses: family members and neighbors. The investigation is conducted under the supervision of the prosecutor’s office.
– On the spot, the policemen carried out an inspection, the prosecutor participated in the activities. We interviewed witnesses: neighbors, family members. We investigated whether the woman was injured as a result of an unfortunate event, an accident, or whether it was a deliberate act – said the spokesman. Due to the delicate nature of the case, investigators do not provide more information.
The teenager required medical attention, she was taken to a hospital in Krakow. From there she went to the police emergency room for children. In the house where the tragedy occurred, the police had no previous record of violence. The 14-year-old did not cause problems at school either.