Man, 71, at­tacked at train­ing ses­sion

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

A group of youths at­tacked a male pen­sioner dur­ing a run­ning club ses­sion.

Po­lice were called to re­ports of an as­sault on a play­ing field off Colton Road, Whitkirk, Leeds, at about 7.20pm on Thurs­day.

The vic­tim, 71, was tak­ing part in an or­gan­ised run­ning group when the at­tack took place.

He was as­saulted as a group of youths blocked the man’s path and he suf­fered fa­cial in­juries dur­ing the at­tack.

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