66-year-old woman assaulted, robbed inside Edenwald Houses apartment

A 66-year-old woman was assaulted and robbed by a man in the Bronx, according to police.



It happened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in a fifth-floor apartment of the Edenwald Houses at E. 229th Street and Schieffelin Avenue. 



Police say the man entered the woman's apartment, struck her over the head with a blunt object, and then stole some items.



The woman was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center with a head injury and is expected to be OK, police say.



Investigators did not say what the man stole.


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