METHUEN (CBS) – Police are trying to track down a man who broke into an apartment on Grove Street in Methuen Thursday night and tried to kill a 22-year-old woman living there.
The victim was severely beaten with a handgun. She suffered facial fractures, head injuries and had to be taken to the hospital.
Surveillance footage captured the man as he walked into the building.
Methuen police are looking for information about the incident.
Investigators did say they don’t think the attack was random.