An 85-year-old woman has endured severe beating and the loss of the tip of her small finger after a young man assaulted her.
The young man identified as Ohoh Iriferi, carried out the heartless act in Eku, Delta state.
An eyewitness who reported the case at a local police station told reporters that the suspect has been avoiding arrest by the police.
Pleading anonymity, the eyewitness said, “A young man, Ohoh Iriferi from Eku, Delta state, beat up an 85-year-old grandmother at her home in Eku.
“He ran away to Warri after Youths started searching for him. We are still on the look for him and the matter has also been reported to the police.”
The police have yet to make any real progress in the case while the reason behind the attack remains unknown.