News Anchor Anne Pressly, 26, has succumbed to injuries resulting from an attack in her home on Monday. Pressly worked as a news anchor for KATV in Little Rock, Arkansas. She also played a role in the recently released Oliver Stone film, "W".
Police state that they believe that Pressly was not the specific target in the attack, but that the motive was burglary. Pressly's purse was found missing from the crime scene. Her credit card was used a few miles from her home on Monday.
Pressly suffered from brain swelling as a result of her injuries, but doctors report that it had subsided were reducing her sedatives. Pressly was unable to speak with police or family members while sedated and in intensive care.