Visually impaired pensioner attacked public raise nearly 50K

Members of the public have raised nearly £50,000 for a visually impaired pensioner who was pushed to the ground and demanded money from him. .

67-year-old Alan Barnes cannot believe the generosity following his attempted mugging.

Mr Barnes, is only is 5 foot 6ins tall and six stone was pushed to the ground and suffered a broken collarbone after robber demanded cash he did not have.

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Trevor Sherwood is the Editor of Police Hour. Trevor studied Crime and Investigation at Teesside Uni and has a background within policing.

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