Police investigate slaying of 89-year-old woman

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say an 89-year-old woman was fatally stabbed during an attempted robbery.

The body of Anna Eblen was found Thursday evening after neighbors called police when they saw her back door open.

WCMH-TV reports Oblen was found inside the home on the city’s east side with multiple knife wounds and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police tell the station a person of interest was interviewed at police headquarters and released.

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