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Man charged after OAP assaulted on Bonnybridge High Street

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Image caption The man and his wife were sitting on a wall near Kismet Tandoori when the attack took place

A man has been arrested and charged after a 67-year-old was assaulted on Bonnybridge High Street on Sunday.

The male victim suffered cuts and bruising in the attack as he sat on a wall near the Kismet Tandoori takeaway with his wife at about 21:00.

He was taken to Forth Valley Royal Hospital for treatment and later released.

A 26-year-old man has been charged in connection with the assault and made an appearance at Falkirk Sheriff Court.

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