Police appeal after Spilsby OAPs assaulted by group of men

POLICE in Spilsby have appealed for information after two 66-year-old senior citizens were assaulted in Spilsby by a group of men.

The assault took place in St James Walk in Spilsby at around 11.45pm on Friday (September 28).

“Two Spilsby men, aged 66, left one of the town pubs and began to make their way home,” said a police spokesperson.

“They went down Boston Road and onto Old Market Avenue and, as they passed St James Walk, they were attacked by a group of unknown males.

“The two victims were punched and kicked to the floor, sustaining bruising to the face, cuts, and an injured rib. They are unable to provide a detailed description of the attackers,” they added.

Anyone with information should contact PC Gary Pindar-Jones by dialling 101 and quoting ‘incident 180 of September 29’.

You can also report crimes anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.