Grandmother killed, grandson injured during assault inside Levittown home

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LEVITTOWN, N.Y. — An elderly woman was found dead and her grandson injured after an assault that happened inside a Levittown home Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to a 911 call at a home on Newbridge Road around 1:50 p.m. It is not clear who called the police.

Once inside the home, police found a 24-year-old man with multiple lacerations to both arms. An 83-year-old woman was found in a nearby room with lacerations to her body. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man was transported in a Nassau Police ambulance to a local hospital and treated for his injuries. He is listed in serious condition.

Police say two suspects are in custody. A motive is not known, but police say it may have been a drug deal gone wrong.