Elderly Man Allegedly Beaten Outside A Dallas Restaurant
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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police are investigating another alleged beating of a defenseless person in a restaurant parking lot.
According to Dallas Police, a 9-1-1 call came from the Denny’s restaurant at Central Expressway and Henderson Ave early Friday morning reporting an elderly man laying in the parking lot.
When police arrived they found 74-year-old male on the ground with lacerations and bruises on his arms and face.
The man told officers he was walking into the Denny’s restaurant around 2:00 am when he was attacked by unknown assailants.
Dallas Fire Rescue came to check out the man, but he refused to be taken to the hospital.
At a press conference Friday afternoon, Dallas Police would not say that this case is linked to the beating of a 69-year-old man outside Campisi’s Restaurant on Mockingbird last weekend, but are suspicious.
The 1st offense occurred at Campisi's on Mockingbird & the 2nd occurred at the Denny's on N. Central Expwy.—
Dallas Police Depart (@DallasPD) January 17, 2014
DPD is saying there are not many leads in these offenses and they are asking for help with information.
this is a developing story
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