Elderly woman seriously injured after assault at her home

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A 90-year-old woman has been left with serious injuries after she was assaulted inside her own home.

Police were called to the house on Bath Street in Levin yesterday afternoon.

They say two women entered the woman's house and assaulted her, and stole some items as well.

The woman remains in hospital in a serious condition.

Police are appealing for information in connection with the incident.