Police officers from Złotoryja (Lower Silesian Voivodeship) detained a 14-year-old who attacked a 90-year-old woman, demanding money. The frightened woman alerted the neighbors. The elderly woman was taken to the hospital, and the juvenile attacker to an educational center.
The event took place in Złotoryja. According to police, the 90-year-old was at her apartment in the afternoon. At one point, she heard someone bang hard on the front door. When she opened them, she saw a teenager who had lived next door some time ago.
Police: knocked to the ground, demanded money
– The 14-year-old knocked the woman to the ground. By inflicting blows, he made her vulnerable while demanding her hand over the money. The boy did not achieve his goal because the woman, calling for help, alerted her neighbors. They immediately ran to the apartment and helped the woman – reports young asp. Dominika Kwakszys, press officer of the District Police Commander in Złotoryja.
Police and an ambulance were called to the scene. An ambulance took the 90-year-old woman to the hospital for diagnostic tests, and the police were looking for the attacker.
The fate of the 14-year-old will be decided by the court
The 14-year-old was found in the adjacent stairwell, where he was trying to hide. The detainee was placed in the Police Emergency Room for Children.
– In accordance with the decision of the District Court in Złotoryja, he was sent to an educational center. Further steps will be taken in the case, he added.
Main photo source: KPP Złotoryja