AN ELDERLY man was assaulted by three teenagers, sparking a police investigation.

The 62-year-old was attacked by three male youths, estimated to be around 15 years of age, on the footpath behind Garganey in Alloa on Wednesday, May 15 at around 5.15pm.

The offenders had been riding road bikes in the area and were described as wearing dark or black helmets.

Fortunately, the victim did not require medical attention.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 3009 of Wednesday, May 15, 2024.