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Appeal after elderly man assaulted during burglary, Dagenham

News   •   Jan 14, 2019 16:36 GMT

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a man in his 80s was assaulted during a burglary in Dagenham.

Officers were called at approximately 23:30hrs on Sunday, 13 January to reports of a man assaulted at an address in Stamford Road.

It is believed three men gained entry to the address, assaulted the man before making off with items.

London Ambulance Service attended and the man was taken to hospital for treatment to a head injury before being discharged.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 and quote CAD 7450/13Jan or tweet @MetCC.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

No arrests; enquiries continue.

Officers from the East Area Command Unit investigate.