Man arrested in connection with assault on elderly Maltby man released

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A 23-year-old man arrested in connection with a serious assault on an elderly Maltby man has been released with no further action.

The men, two aged 19 and a 23-year-old, all from the local area, were arrested yesterday (Sunday, October 4) on suspicion of attempt murder.

The two 19-year-old men continue to help police with enquiries.

Police were called to a property on Salisbury Road on Friday, October 1 after an 80-year-old man was found in a collapsed state.

The elderly man remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information should contact 101 quoting incident number 408 of October 1 2015.