Group assaults Henrico man, steals his cane

Posted at 1:15 PM, Aug 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-10 08:58:49-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va.-  A man told police a group of four to six people assaulted him and stole his cane. Officers responded to an assault call in the 100 block of Engleside Dr. about 10:25 p.m. Friday.

The victim told police he was walking back from the store when the group attacked him. He said the attackers stole his cane and cash, then continued to assault him once he fell to the ground.

The victim was treated at the hospital for injuries he suffered during the  attack.

Police have not released information about the suspects and asked anyone who witnessed the attack to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.