Blind man assaulted, robbed at Winston-Salem home

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A blind man was assaulted and robbed at his Winston-Salem home Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to the Sugar Creek Apartments in Winston-Salem at about 4:34 p.m.

The 44-year-old victim, who is blind, said he was assaulted by an unknown man. The man also stole several items from the victim.

The Winston-Salem Police Department is asking for anyone with any information regarding this incident to please call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800.