HERMITAGE, Pa. (WYTV) – Police here are investigating a home invasion that sent a woman to the hospital.
Police responded to the 2000 block of Spangler Road about 10:30 p.m. Friday, after an intruder forced his way into a house occupied by a lone elderly woman and assaulted her.
The woman was thrown to the floor, struck in the face and cut with a utility knife. She is being treated at an area hospital.
The intruder took $5 from the her purse.
He is described as a white male in his 30s with brown hair and medium build.
He was wearing a grey long-sleeved shirt and khaki pants.