Elderly man knocked unconscious in brutal attack
An elderly man was knocked unconscious in a brutal attack in Stamford.
The attack happened at approximately 4pm on Sussex Road on Wednesday July 20.
A spokesman for Lincolnshire police said it was thought the attack was unprovoked.
The spokesman said: “We believe this was an unprovoked attackona70-year-old man who was walking home.
“The attack left the man unconscious and he was taken to Peterborough hospital for an injury to his face.”
The attacker was described as a white male, of a skinny build and in his mid 20’s. He was wearing a black t-shirt.
Anyone with information should call Lincolnshire police on 101 quoting incident 298 of 20/07/216.
Alternatively contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 orvisit https://crimestoppers-uk.org/