Pensioner attacked outside Barnsley bar

Park Street, Wombwell. Picture: Google Street View
Park Street, Wombwell. Picture: Google Street View

A pensioner has been attacked outside a bar in Barnsley.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 69-year-old man was assaulted at the side of Lockys Bar, in Park Street, Wombwell.

The attacked happened at around 8.30pm on Sunday, October 11.

The man, from Barnsley, was taken to Barnsley Hospital with a cracked kneecap and cuts to his ears and arms.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the assault or who saw the man prior to it.

Witnesses should call 101 quoting incident number 1033 of October 11, 2015.