Milton Police are investigating the assault and robbery of an elderly man that occurred April 19 in the cemetery on Union Street in Milton.
Police say an 82-year-old man was placing flowers on a gravesite between 3:30 and 5 p.m., when an unknown male assaulted the man and robbed him.
The suspect was wearing a gray hooded jacket or sweatshirt at the time of the alleged crime. He was last seen running toward the intersection of Union Street and Route 16.
The victim suffered a head injury, but is in stable condition at Christiana Hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-847-3333 or Capt. John Cornwell at the Milton Police Department at 302-684-8547.