Major Crimes Team Investigates Home Invasion and Assault

The Umatilla County Sheriff has activated the major crimes team following a home invasion and assault of an elderly woman this morning in Milton-Freewater, Oregon.

Sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call by the woman's son after he found his mother bleeding from the head at her home on Schubert Road.

The woman was severely injured and transported to a hospital in Walla Walla before being transferred to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland.