Usman Yasin has arrived at court for sentencing after he was found guilty last month of slapping an 81-year-old woman across the face in a road rage attack.
It happened as Patricia Pearson was driving to her husband's care home in Burton upon Trent.
The 30-year-old claimed he was acting in self defence but was found guilty of assault.
He could face a jail sentence. More to follow.
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Thousands of runners will take to the streets today in the annual Leicester Marathon with road closures in place throughout the city.
Fog and low cloud will be slow to lift tomorrow. Some bright or sunny spells will develop into the afternoon though.
Early mist and low cloud will clear allowing some sunny spells to develop. Feeling cool in the brisk easterly breeze.