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Ipswich: Two assaults linked by police

PUBLISHED: 14:35 10 February 2014 | UPDATED: 16:19 10 February 2014

Suffolk Constabulary.

Suffolk Constabulary.

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An assault in Ipswich that left a man with wounds to his hands, lower back and head has been linked with another in which an object was hurled at a passer-by.

The 33-year-old victim of the later attack was seen in London Road at about 9.30pm yesterday with another man dressing his wounds. The men were seen walking towards Yarmouth Road.

The victim was later located and taken to hospital.

Police are linking the attack with one that occurred nearby earlier that evening.

A 46-year-old man injured his face after being hit by an object thrown from a group of men fighting in Benezet Street at about 6.30pm. The group ran off.

Anyone with information is asked to call DS Paul Cappleman from Ipswich on 101, quoting crime reference IC/14/589.

4 comments

  • did the man catch the object then hit his own face.?

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    TERENCE MANNING

    Monday, February 10, 2014

  • To T Manning: I nearly wet mesenn!! Last time I brought the Stars attention to bad english in a story on here they censored the comment!! Well done matey!!

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    Sarky Sage

    Monday, February 10, 2014

  • to sarky sage , thanks . the moderators hit me every day ,it would be a laugh if all comments were printed .i reckon they have got a moderator from every country.you might read this.

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    TERENCE MANNING

    Monday, February 10, 2014

  • People fighting and passer's by getting injured and guess where it is London Road and the surrounding area, the only place in Ipswich where the police and council have more or less given up on which is great for all the people who live there

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    Megahman

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014

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