VETERAN bailiff Ted Seagers was brutally attacked after asking someone not to swim in his local fishing lake.
The 86-year-old was viciously assaulted at Milton Creek Country Park, Kent. The brave bailiff confronted the swimmer at the Back Lake at the popular fishing lake, only to verbally and physically abused.
“It happened so quickly,” said Ted. “He smashed my glasses which cut up my face and knocked me down.”
“I said ‘well, you better get going now because I’m calling the Police, but as I reached into my pocket to get my phone he kicked my arm.
“I dropped my phone and he said ‘you’re not calling the Police’ and threw my phone in the lake. When I got up he punched me again.”
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