In a tragic turn of events, an elderly woman lost her life following an alleged attack at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital in New South Wales. The victim, an 80-year-old woman, was reportedly choked and had her head bashed against a wall in the hospital’s emergency department by a 27-year-old man identified as Richard Po Lim.
Richard Po Lim faced serious charges including causing grievous bodily harm, intentionally choking a person, and assault. He appeared in Burwood Local Court to address these charges as the investigation proceeded.
As the case unfolds, NSW Police have confirmed that the investigation into the incident is still ongoing. The community awaits further developments in this distressing event that has shaken many.