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Brooklyn woman, 100, who survived home invasion to help cops

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A 100-year-old woman who survived a home invasion robbery that killed her husband may hold the key to solving the crime.

Cops plan to have Ethlin Thompson recreate for them what happened as soon as she’s well enough to return home from Kings County Hospital, where she was hospitalized after the crooks threw a blanket over her head and bound her Wednesday.

The robbers also bound her 91-year-old husband, Waldiman Thompson. He collapsed and later died at Interfaith Medical Center.

Ethlin is expected to be released soon.

Brooklyn man, 91, dies as invaders tie up him and his wife, 100

(l. to r.) Waldiman Thompson and his wife Ethlin Thompson were victims of a home invasion in Brooklyn.

(Obtained by Daily News)

“She’s doing much better,” said Karlen Grose, a niece of Waldiman Thompson.

Detectives are looking into the theory that someone had tipped the thieves off that the couple…



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