Bronx woman, 66, found beaten with slashed throat

There were no signs of a break-in, according to police.

 

A 66-year-old Bronx woman was beaten and her throat slashed in her apartment Monday, police said.

 

The woman's daughter found her inside the Arthur Avenue apartment in Belmont about 4 p.m.

 

The victim, who suffered severe head wounds and a large cut to her throat, was taken to St. Barnabus Hospital in critical condition.

 

Officials said there were no signs of a break-in, The New York Daily News reported. The investigation is ongoing.