WITNESSES are being sought for an incident in which a 71-year-old man was allegedly assaulted in Trowbridge.

The incident happened at about 4.30pm on Friday, August 23 in Matalan, Spitfire Retail Park, Trowbridge.

A 71-year-old man was assaulted by another man who is believed to have hit him with a wooden stick. The victim was also verbally abused.

We’d like to speak to the man pictured in connection with the incident.

Additionally, we’d like to hear from anyone who was in the shop at the time, who may have witnessed anything which could help our investigation.

Call 101 and quote crime reference number 54190083602.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.