Pensioner Attack Appeal

Detectives investigating the murder of an elderly grandmother in Moseley are re-appealing for witnesses, three months after the attack in her home.

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Daughter of murdered pensioner says attacker is "scum"

The daughter of a murdered pensioner has described the person who attacked her mother as 'scum.'

Emma Winnall who was 93, was beaten in her bed by an intruder, exactly three months ago today.

She suffered a fractured skull and a partially severed finger, she later died from her injuries in hospital.

Two people arrested in connection with her death were released without charge.

This morning her daughter joined police to re-appeal for information that might lead to the attacker being caught.


Two people bailed over Emma Winnall attack

The woman, 56, and the man, 28, were arrested at their home in the Hall Green area of Birmingham just before 6.30am yesterday.

They were taken to a police station in the West Midlands for questioning and bailed with instructions to return at a date in July.

The 93-year-old widow was attacked in her bed overnight between Monday 30 April and Tuesday 1 May.

A reward of up to £5,000 has been offered by the independent charity Crimestoppers for anyone who contacts them with information which leads to the arrest and conviction of Emma's attacker.

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