Woman, 90, severely beaten in own bed

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Image caption Ms Warner’s family said the lady was “highly independent” and “particularly fond of doing crosswords”

A 90-year-old woman was left critically sick when she was severely defeated in her own bed.

Iris Warner was discovered simply by her son slipping in and out associated with consciousness in her house within Brent, north-west London, at about twelve: 45 BST on 4 06.

She was hurried to hospital with her lifetime hanging “in the balance”, law enforcement said. Her condition has given that improved but she requires on-going treatment.

Ms Warner’s son Jeffrey said the family had been “sickened” by the attack.

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The family have got released images of Ms Warner’s injuries, including bruising to her encounter and down the entire length of the girl body, to try to find the person accountable.

It is believed Microsoft Warner, who is better known as Anne to her friends, was attacked at some time between midday on 2 06 and midday on 4 06.

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Image caption Iris Warner was uncovered by her son slipping out and in of consciousness in her home in Brent
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Image caption Ms Warner suffered bruising with her face and down the entire duration of her body

Ms Warner told officials she was woken by a guy standing over her who the girl believes struck her in the face many times with some kind of instrument.

Scotland Yard said her bed room was left in a messy condition, suggesting the man had searched for some thing, but it is not known yet in the event that anything was stolen.

Det Insp Saj Hussain mentioned Ms Warner had suffered “multiple injuries and two bleeds towards the brain” which are “likely to keep the girl in hospital for a very long time”.

“Her family are very keen to for any information from the public which could help us catch this guy, ” he said.

Prashant Patel, a neighbour associated with Ms Warner’s in Brampton Street, said he felt “shocked” plus “horrified” by the attack.

He added he was concerned for his 85-year-old mother, who else he cares for, and has been “scared for her when I’m not really here”.

Image caption Extra law enforcement patrols have been sent to the area

Another neighbor, Ramesh Soni, said “trouble” have been happening in the area “quite a bit recently”.

“I think there ought to be more police on this road, inch he added.

The particular Met said extra police patrols would be in the vicinity of Brampton Road “in order to reassure the public”.

Mayor of Greater london Sadiq Khan said it was the “barbaric attack” and urged any kind of witnesses to contact police.

“There’s no honour in remaining silent about this crime, ” this individual said.