Man assaulted in his own yard near Bridgewater

Mounties in Lunenburg County are investigating after a man was assaulted and robbed by two strangers in his own yard.

Police say it happened in the community of Oakhill, not far from Bridgewater, around 8 p.m. on November 29th.

Investigators say two men assaulted the victim and stole hundreds of dollars from him before fleeing the area in a waiting vehicle.

The victim suffered injuries to his face but did not require hospital treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the RCMP or Crime Stoppers.