Teenager arrested over attack on Grimsby woman
A teenager has been arrested in connection with an attack on a 69-year-old woman who later needed 60 stitches.
Pat Swales also suffered a dislocated shoulder in the attack at her home in Revesby Avenue, Grimsby, on 21 June. Her assailant also stole her jewellery.
Humberside Police said an 18-year-old male was arrested on Thursday morning and remains in custody.
A 47-year-old man was arrested shortly after the robbery and has been eleased on bail.
Police believe Mrs Swales was attacked after disturbing a man in her back garden as she let her dog out.
The suspect then entered her bungalow and stole a jewellery box leaving his victim on the ground.