82 Year Old Man Beaten, Robbed

08-02-06 – An 82 year old Sherman man was beaten and robbed early Tuesday morning, while delivering newspapers.

It happened just before 4 AM, when the Royce Tasker was delivering newspapers at the Camelot Apartments on Travis Street.

Two men punched and kicked Tasker. He suffered a broken nose and other facial fractures and had to stay at the hospital overnight.

Police say the two suspects are still at large. They are described as being two black males in their early 20s. They’re about 5'8" to 5'10.”

Police are asking anyone with any information to call them at 903-892-7282.