CAIRO, IL (KFVS) - An elderly woman is recovering and a man is in jail after a violent home invasion in Cairo.
Police say 92-year-old Callie Callahan of Cairo was beaten, and her hands, legs, feet and mouth were bound as a man stole items from her 16th Street home. The alleged home invasion took place Tuesday afternoon. On Wednesday morning, a home healthcare worker discovered Callahan still tied up.
She was taken to the hospital where family members say she is recovering from her injuries.
Police arrested 52-year-old Willie Mitchell Williams of Klondike for the crime. He is charged with home invasion and theft over $300.
Thursday, a judge set Williams' bond at $250,000. He was taken to the Tri-County Detention Center in Ullin.