RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — An elderly woman and man suffered “significant trauma” when they were beaten and assaulted Sunday afternoon in a northwest Raleigh neighborhood, police said.

The incident was reported around 2:55 p.m. in the 5400 block of Ingate Way, which is in The Glen neighborhood of single-family homes off New Leesville Road, according to the Raleigh Police Department.

A Raleigh police officer told CBS 17 the pair was “assaulted physically with significant trauma.”

Both were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, police said. Police also said the pair suffered “serious injuries.”

Police also said a suspect was known but was not initially apprehended. After searching for the suspect Sunday afternoon, police announced just after 5 p.m. that the suspect was in custody.

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The conditions and ages of the victims were not released.

“Officers and detectives are on the scene collecting evidence and determining the circumstances surrounding this incident,” a news release from Raleigh police said.

Police added “there is no threat to the community.”