PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An elderly woman was stabbed to death Saturday in Southwest Philadelphia. Authorities say it looks like a family member was responsible.
It was a little after 5:30 in the evening when police say a 70-year-old woman was found inside her home with multiple stab wounds in her body.READ MORE: South Jersey Boy Who Suffered Severe Head Injury In Baseball Game Gets Surprise From Phillie Phanatic
She was pronounced dead on the scene.
No arrests were made but authorities believe they know who did this, the elderly woman’s 29-year-old relative.
The stabbing happened on Caesar place near 80th Street.READ MORE: COVID Transmission Levels In Cape May County Highest In Delaware Valley As Business Booms
“I can not believe this,” said Victor Jackson, who lives nearby.
He told CBS 3 Eyewitness News the victim was well liked in the community.
“For current events she was always a good conversationalist for that, always looked forward to speaking with her,” Jackson said.MORE NEWS: Trenton Celebrates 19-Year-Old Olympian Athing Mu's Gold Medal, Record-Breaking 800m Run
Neighbors say this was her home for a very long time.