Elderly man attacked in Luzerne County

WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)- An 88-year-old man is recovering after being hit in the head with a metal pipe.

It happened on North Grant Street in Wilkes-Barre Wednesday night.

Police say a male juvenile walked into the man's backyard saying he was looking for a dog. After the victim told him to leave, he says the boy hit him in the back of the head.

The man needed multiple stitches.


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