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Elderly Woman Attacked During Home Invasion Dies

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MILTON FREEWATER, Ore.  - A woman from Umatilla County who was assaulted in a home invasion robbery has died.

80-year-old Joyce Key died on Saturday. She had been in an Idaho hospital for months.

Prosecutors say three young men, 18-year-old Jacob Lee White, 20-year-old Matthew Hermann, and  20-year-old Caleb Scott plotted to rob the elderly women, who lived alone outside of Milton-Freewater back in January. They now face charges of burglary, robbery and assault.

The Umatilla County District Attorney says he's now considering murder charges against the three.

 

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