During the last hours a terrible act of extreme violence was registered in Los Hornos. A 77-year-old woman was brutally beaten at the hands of her son in a house located on 131st Street, between 67 and 68. It was the neighbors who had to intervene to save the woman, taking into account the aggressiveness of the subject who ” it almost killed her, “according to the witnesses.
The front-runners, upon hearing the outrageous screams of the victim, called 911 and fortunately, they were able to get involved in time. The woman, identified as Edith, 77, is disabled and cannot walk, and after the severe beating, she was referred badly injured to the Rossi Hospital in La Plata.
The aggressor, who was armed with a stick and a blade, tried to escape through the roofs but the neighbors together with the officers managed to reduce him. In addition, it was learned that he is 41 years old and suffers from “schizophrenia and does not have psychiatric treatment.”
Vecina, in dialogue with the news channel C5N, revealed that it is not the first time that it has happened and that it is “a constant struggle”, of many years. “We saved her many times, he was with a knife and a stick”, revealed before the consultation of the colleague.
It should be noted that the man was referred to the Melchor Romero psychiatric hospital.