Three males accused of Loppington robbery

The house where the robbery took place
Image caption The 76-year-old resident is recovering from a fractured eye socket and head wound but is stable

Three people have been charged with robbery after an attack on a 76-year-old man in Shropshire.

Intruders broke into the home of a Loppington resident late on Tuesday night and left him with a head wound and fractured eye socket.

Police said he was recovering in hospital and was in a stable condition.

Three males, aged 17, 18 and 19, have been charged over the attack. They are due before Shrewsbury magistrates on Monday.

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