Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 23 August 2014

OAP attacks an affront to us all

Surely it is time to designate attacking the elderly as a special offence with severe penalties?

I know I speak for all right-minded people in stating that attacks on the elderly in their homes (or elsewhere) are an affront to humanity. Society is judged on how it treats its elderly. By this standard, we should hang our heads in shame.

JOHN WARD

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