14 Nov 2015

Violent attack on elderly man near Palmerston North

9:22 pm on 14 November 2015

The Police are a trying to find an assailant who violently attacked an elderly man near Palmerston North.

The police say the 84-year-old suffered head injuries when a man who broke into his Shannon home beat him with a weapon about midnight last night.

The man is recovering in hospital .