The 68-year old pensioner arrested for hitting a woman on the head has been released from the Gloucestershire police custody.
The incident happened at the Cheltenham town centre.
On October 30, a police van and ambulance were called to the promenade around 1pm.
A police spokesman said, “It’s believed that a female had been hit in the head, sustaining facial injuries. She has been taken to Cheltenham General Hospital for treatment.”
The man was arrested on suspicion of assault and later released on October 31.