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Police Calling For Information After 'Cowardly' Assault Of Elderly Man

Category: Capital Radio News

Police are seeking witnesses after an 83-year-old was bashed in Canberra's south early this morning.

Authorities were called to the Embling Street home in Wanniassa shortly after 1 o'clock this morning after reports a male had forced entry into the house and demanded cash from an elderly man.

The offender is described as Caucasian, between 35 and 45 years of age and wearing all dark clothing.

ACT Policing is describing the assault as cowardly, while the victim has been taken to hospital.


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