Man, 71, suffers broken shoulder in Peebles attack
A pensioner suffered a broken shoulder when he was pushed to the ground in an attack in Peebles.
The 71-year-old was walking with his wife on the Eastgate when he was approached by his attacker at about 18:00 on Thursday.
Following a confrontation, he was pushed and knocked to the ground.
Police said the suspect is white, 6ft tall, in his 50s, with short grey hair and a grey beard.
He was wearing a blue and black Trespass jacket and spoke with a Scottish accent.
Anyone with information about the attack should contact the police.