Woman robbed, murdered in Delhi's Punjabi Bagh locality

New Delhi: An elderly woman was robbed and murdered by unidentified assailants at her west Delhi home, police said on Monday.

IANS| Updated: Jan 12, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

New Delhi: An elderly woman was robbed and murdered by unidentified assailants at her west Delhi home, police said on Monday.

Police said Sulochna, 58, was present along with her five-year-old grandson at her home in Punjabi Bagh locality around 11 am Monday when a group of assailants barged into the house and held her hostage in a room.

When she resisted the intruders, they stabbed her many times and fled with valuables and cash, police said.

She was taken to hospital where she died during treatment.