Bensalem Police are searching for a man who allegedly pistol-whipped an elderly man while trying to rob him in the parking lot of Parx Casino early Sunday morning.

Lt. William McVey said the attack happened around 2:30 a.m. when the suspect hit the victim, 73, in the head with a gun.

McVey did not say whether the suspect took anything from the victim but said he ran from the parking lot on foot after the attack. He described the suspect as 6 feet tall with dirty blond hair, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

McVey did not identify the victim or provide information about his condition.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call 215-633-3700.

215-854-2817

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