70-year-old man beaten before vehicle stolen in Brandon, police say

70-year-old man beaten before vehicle stolen in Brandon, police say

A 70-year-old man was taken to hospital after he was robbed and his vehicle was stolen, Brandon police say.

A passerby spotted the man, who looked like he had been beaten up, just after midnight on Saturday and called police.

Officers arrived and learned that the man had his car and his wallet stolen.

The man was taken to hospital for treatment and his car was located, police said.

The investigation is ongoing.