Elderly man attacked outside his Kendal home

A VULNERABLE elderly man was attacked outside his Kendal home.

Police are appealing for information after the incident which took place on Tuesday at 6pm outside the man's house on Buttery Well Lane.

The attacker, described as a a white male, aged around 16 and wearing dark clothing, engaged in conversation with the man before slapping him across the face.

He was left shaken but fortunately not hurt.

Anyone with information should contact PC Steve Hemsley on non-emergency 101.

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12:54am Sat 28 Sep 13

Kendmoor says...

What the hell Kendal?
What the hell Kendal? Kendmoor

9:38am Mon 30 Sep 13

Adam_Kendal says...

Disgusting!

Just a thought for the Police - is this not similiar to so called "Happy Slapping"? Meaning the "runt" was probably being filmed doing this by a friend, and it may well be on YouTube or some similar video service.
Disgusting! Just a thought for the Police - is this not similiar to so called "Happy Slapping"? Meaning the "runt" was probably being filmed doing this by a friend, and it may well be on YouTube or some similar video service. Adam_Kendal

2:32pm Tue 1 Oct 13

PropMeUpWithTeabags says...

I'm not surprised. Kendal is becoming a dump full of criminals.
I'm not surprised. Kendal is becoming a dump full of criminals. PropMeUpWithTeabags

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