Arrest made over alleged assault on Boston pensioner

POLICE have made an arrest in connection with an alleged racially-motivated attack on a Boston pensioner. Brian Baxter, 73, had to crawl to his bungalow in Staniland Road after he was punched to the floor on his way home from the Co-op on Woodville Road on the evening of January 29.

A 19-year-old man, who lives on Sleaford Road in Boston, has now been arrested and given police bail pending enquiries.