Charge after 93-year-old man attacked in Loughborough

A man has been charged with attempted murder following an assault on a 93-year-old man in Leicestershire.

The attack happened just before 1200 BST on Tuesday in the Shelley Street area of Loughborough.

The victim was taken to Leicester Royal Infirmary with serious injuries where he remains in a stable condition, police said.

The 60-year-old man charged with the assault is due to appear at Melton Magistrates' Court later.

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