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The neighbor of an elderly man Peter McCarthy killed in a violent attack and robbery was arrested by homicide detectors in Sydney.
Neighbour arrested over alleged murder of Sydney grandfather Peter McCarthy https://t.co/L1K9AUbmKv
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77-year-old Peter McCarthy was found dead on December 20 at his South Coogee home after sustaining serious head and face injuries.
Police then suspected that Mr McCarthy might have been the victim of a violent robbery on Elphinstone Road.
On Monday, detectives returned to the same street to arrest a 46-year-old woman.
She was taken to the police station in Maroubra, where she is to be charged with manslaughter. The specific allegations have not yet been clarified, said a police spokeswoman.
The unit where the 46-year-old woman was arrested was also searched by police.
In December, Detective Superintendent Doherty said the autopsy and the crime scene indicated that Mr. McCarthy had been the victim of a “violent and brutal” attack and robbery.
Mr McCarthy was last seen on the Wednesday afternoon before his death at Club York in Sydney’s CBD, believed to have taken place between 12:00 noon and 2:30 pm.
His school bag and phone were also stolen from his home.