KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — An 86-year-old man from Sevierville who was assaulted during a home burglary in August has died.

The Sevierville Police Department is investigating a home burglary on New Riverside Drive that took place on August 12, 2023.

Daniel Blalock, 86, of Sevierville was assaulted by the burglar. He died on Nov. 8 from the injuries sustained in the assault.

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Sevierville Police did not release any additional information due to the ongoing investigation.