• Newsletters
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
°
Sunday, July 23, 2017
View complete forecast
News-Sentinel.com Your Town. Your Voice.

Contractors find Indy woman, 83, bound in basement

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.The Associated Press
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 07:51 am
INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police say contractors working on a home found an 83-year-old woman in the basement tied to a chair with duct tape across her mouth.Lt. Chris Bailey says the woman was suffering from dehydration when found Monday and was taken to a hospital for medical treatment. Neighbors had last seen the woman on Saturday.

The woman told police one or more people had forced their way into her eastside home and robbed her, leaving her tied to the chair in the basement.

Police say that when contractors replacing siding on the home arrived Monday, they found the back door open and went about their work until they heard noises from the basement and went to investigate.

Police say several items were missing from the home.

Comments

News-Sentinel.com reserves the right to remove any content appearing on its website. Our policy will be to remove postings that constitute profanity, obscenity, libel, spam, invasion of privacy, impersonation of another, or attacks on racial, ethnic or other groups. For more information, see our user rules page.
comments powered by Disqus