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Elderly Man Critically Injured, Beaten With Wine Bottle

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PHILADELPHIA -

A 77-year old man is in critical condition after police say he was brutally beaten by his 32-year old roommate.

Police say the victim was assaulted with a wine bottle inside his home on the 700 block of West Butler Street in North Philadelphia.

His attacker took off. It's not clear what led to the violence.

FOX 29's Dawn Timmeney had the latest details in this live video report from the scene Friday morning.

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