AN 80-year-old grandmother in Tamil Nadu, India, was sexually assaulted, tortured, and strangled to death before being robbed of her jewellery, Malaysia Nanban reported.
The woman, who lived alone, was found lifeless in the house two days ago by a family member who visited her daily.
A piece of cloth believed to be used to strangle her was still around her neck. Police investigation found that the jewellery she had been wearing had gone missing.
Authorities also believed that the unknown assailants had sexually assaulted and tortured her.