Duo who carried out 'cowardly' attack which left elderly man in hospital are hunted
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A 79-year-old man suffered eye injuries which required a trip to hospital after the assault in Stokesley this morning .
It happened between 9am and 10am when men called at his home on Leven Road, attacked him and ran off towards Westlands.
Officers are appealing to anyone who saw two men acting suspiciously in Leven Road, or the surrounding area, to come forward.
Detective Sergeant Chris Parker-Beagrie of Northallerton Serious Crime Team, said: “This was a cowardly assault on an elderly... read more