Arrest made after pensioner attacked in Portsmouth

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A 36-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested after a pensioner was assaulted and left with serious injuries.

The attack took place in Hollam Road, Milton, at about 8.20pm last night.

A 75-year-old man was taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Police said he was in a stable condition this morning.

A spokesman said: ‘Currently a 36-year-old male has been arrested and remains in police custody.’