Elderly woman allegedly assaulted in Stratford

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STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — An elderly woman was sent to the hospital after an alleged assault Thursday night in the area of Canaan Road and Weber Street, police said Friday.

The woman is listed in stable condition. Police said the incident occurred about 7:20 p.m. Thursday. The suspect is described as a young black male with a thin build, who at the time of the alleged assault was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact police at 203-385-4119 or 203-375-8477 (for anonymous tips), or through the department’s iWatch mobile tool.

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