Man, 72, hit with metal bar in Willenhall's Three Tuns pub
A 72-year-old man was badly injured when he was hit across the head by an attacker with a metal bar at a West Midlands pub.
The man and a 21-year-old woman were attacked just before 05:00 BST at The Three Tuns in Walsall Road, Willenhall.
The 72-year-old suffered serious head and facial injuries and has undergone surgery for a broken jaw. The woman suffered a cut to the head.
Police said they were trying to work out what had happened.
The attacker is described as black and in his mid-20s.
Det Sgt Angela Baggott said she was confident someone in the local community would know him.
She added: "The elderly victim was seriously injured and it's important we get the person who did this off the streets as quickly as possible."