Elderly woman raped and stabbed

Elderly woman raped and stabbed

A 64-year-old woman was raped and stabbed on Cleveland's east side early Wednesday morning.

The police report states the victim was walking through a field on E. 46th and Central Ave around 1:30 a.m. when she was approached from behind by the male suspect who knocked her to the ground and stabbed her on the right side of her neck. Then police say she was then raped.

The victim was transported by EMS to MetroHealth Medical Center to be treated. Her name and condition are unknown at this time.

The suspect remains on the loose at this time.

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