A 78-year-old pensioner was left with a fractured jaw after being beaten and robbed outside his home in Birmingham last week.
William Hopkins was taken to City Road Hospital following the attack.
This was an unprovoked, vicious and cowardly attack against a pensioner who was going about his own business. The pictures show how horrific his injuries were and we want to hear from anyone who has any information about what happened.
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The country is generally seen as a safe place and experts today said incidents like the death of backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung were rare.
Fine and dry, with warm sunny spells on Wednesday.
A dry and fine day. Some thundery rain possible later.