Janelle Gaston, who suffers from dementia and epilepsy, was alone within the house on Cuming Road when the assault occurred simply earlier than 5am.
Her son Ronald rushed house to be by her aspect.
“It’s fairly scary, realizing that she’s defenceless and that I wasn’t right here,” he mentioned.
“I used to be shaken up a bit after I first acquired right here. It makes me offended to suppose that I could possibly be focused.”
Witness Zara Goss mentioned she had been asleep when she was woken by “a yell and a bang”.
Ronald mentioned he had been residing in the home for seven years, and his mom had moved in six months in the past.
He mentioned they’d by no means had any hassle.
“I haven’t got any enemies, I simply do not perceive,” he mentioned.
“I reckon it’s going to must be mistaken.”
Neighbours additionally mentioned it was a usually quiet road.