STOCKTON (CBS13) – Authorities are searching for a suspect who beat an 81-year-old man with a metal pipe on Friday, the Stockton Police Department said.
Stockton police said the assault occurred after a brief disagreement between the two individuals.READ MORE: City Of Davis Cancels Annual Fourth Of July Celebration Due To Public Health Risks
The suspect allegedly hit the victim with the pipe several times, leaving the victim to be hospitalized with what police described as non-life-threatening injuries.READ MORE: ‘Kill Me;’ Stunning BodyCam Video Of Danville Police Shooting Released; Officer Faces Charges In Prior Suspect Killing
Police said the attack happened in the area of Fremont Street and Wizard Avenue in the Park District.
The suspect was described as a Black man in his 40s wearing black clothing and riding a bicycle.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Zoo’s New Cheetah Brothers Public Debut Set For Friday
Anyone who may have been a witness or has information relevant to the assault is asked to contact the Stockton Police Department.