Two boys have been arrested following an assault on a 62-year-old man in Tilling Road, Leicester.
The incident happened between 4.30pm and 5pm on Wednesday 4 January when the man was approached by two people who demanded his car keys.
When he initially refused, they attacked him, kicking and punching him, until he released them.
The two left in the silver Vauxhall Astra and drove on Tilling Road, towards Collett Road.
The boys, aged 15 and 16, have been arrested on suspicion of robbery and bailed pending further enquires.
Police are still appealing for anyone who saw the assault or an Astra in the area being driven erratically to report it.
Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 and speak to DC Mike Archer, quoting incident 17*5013.
Source:: Leicestershire Police News