Three arrested after Peterborough pensioner is hospitalised following violent burglary

Three people have been arrested after an aggravated burglary in Peterborough in which a pensioner was hospitalised having been punched in the head several times.

Monday, 10th September 2018, 2:36 pm
Updated Monday, 10th September 2018, 2:38 pm
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At 5.20pm on Saturday, September 8, police received calls that a man had entered the victim’s house in Bretton and hit him several times in the head before stealing his car and £60.

The victim, a man in his 70s, was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

A 45-year-old man, 42-year-old woman and 17-year-old girl from Peterborough have been arrested in connection to the incident.

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The woman and girl have both been released on bail until Friday, September 14.

The man remains in custody at this time.