Thug couple kick elderly man to the floor, stamp on him and cover him in beer in shocking city centre attack as 10 bystanders watch but do nothing
Sickening CCTV footage shows the moment an elderly man is kicked and stamped on by a thug couple in a shocking street attack – while more than ten people walk past.
The elderly victim was set upon by a tracksuit-wearing thug and his girlfriend as he crossed the road.
Footage shows the yob approach the man who was walking along High Road, in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, at 6.50pm on March 29, and throw a can of beer over him.
As the victim walks away the woman, wearing a short skirt and heels, also splashes beer over the man‘s head.
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The couple walks across the zebra crossing and the man launches a flying kick into the victim‘s back which sends him sprawling to the ground.
Shockingly, as he tries to get up the couple continue to kick and stamp on the victim while stunned witnesses simply watch and cross the road.
Several people are spotted on CCTV watching the attack unfold while not a single one tries to intervene.
Social media users blasted the witnesses, branding them ‘utter cowards‘ after Nottinghamshire Police released the footage.
A police spokesperson said: ‘The man was kicked and pushed to the ground before a man stamped on his head a number of times causing injuries.
‘A woman also threw beer over the victim.‘