Police in Newton Abbot are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a pensioner..
The incident occurred between 9pm and 10pm at Upper Wood Pool, near Dartmeet and Spitchwick Common on September 3.
The victim, a man, aged in his early 70s was assaulted following an altercation with a man who had been camping bedside the river Dart.
During the incident the victim was allegedly pushed, fell backwards and cut the back of his head.
to the ground sustained a cut to the back of his head which required medical attention.
The offender is described as being a white man, aged in his early 20s, thin build tall and wearing a beanie hat.
Police are now trying to track down a man and a woman the victim spoke to, who were camping nearby prior to the assault.
Anyone with information should call the police on 101 quoting reference JA/13/769 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or report online atwww.Crimestoppers-uk.org