Police Investigate Assault of Elderly Woman

7-11-05 - Caddo police are investigating the beating and sexual assault of an elderly woman Friday night in her home on Manning Street.

Authorities say she was discovered by a home health worker.

Authorities have interviewed several people, but are not releasing suspect or motive information. They have not been able to gather a lot of evidence from the victim because of the severity of her injuries.

The 69-year-old woman is recovering in the intensive care unit at a local hospital.