Two men, aged 63 and 78 where the subjects of a violent attack in Old Colwyn on Tuesday night.
The men were approached, by an unknown man, from behind and punched in the head. One of the victims fell to the ground in the unprovoked attack near The Cuckoo Pub on Tuesday evening.
Police are currently appealing for any information relating to the attack, with the man described as being in his late 20’s with short hair and dark clothes.
In a statement, Det Insp Simon Kneale, of North Wales Police said:
“This was a particularly nasty, unprovoked attack on two elderly gentlemen who were just walking home after a night out.
“Fortunately incidents such as this are very rare, but we would just ask members of the public to be vigilant if walking late at night.
“There will be increased police patrols in the area and a team of detectives are in the process of examining CCTV and speaking to witnesses.”
DI Kneale continued:
“I would like to hear from anyone who may have been in the area at around midnight on Tuesday July 31 and especially from any drivers who may have been travelling along Abergele Road and have dashcams. Please contact http://www.north-wales.police.uk/contact/chat-support.aspx quoting ref 18300081102.”