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Ipswich: Man, 31, assaulted and robbed by three men in weekend attack

13:53 22 April 2013

Man, 31, was assaulted and robbed in Saturday morning attack in Ipswich.

Man, 31, was assaulted and robbed in Saturday morning attack in Ipswich.

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A GANG of three men assaulted and robbed a man in Ipswich at the weekend, prompting a police investigation.

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The incident happened in Gaye Street on Saturday between 1am and 1.30am.

A 31-year-old man was struck to the back of the head by an unknown object, causing him to fall to the floor.

The victim was then assaulted by three men, who stole his mobile phone from his pocket.

The victim sustained reddening to his eye socket and a small cut to the back of his head.

The first offender is described as a white man, approximately 20 to 22-years-old, had a tattoo on his neck and was wearing a black winter hat, jeans and a body warmer jacket.

The second offender is described as a man, of a ‘skinny’ build, approximately 20 to 22-years-old and was wearing black tracksuit bottoms and a black jumper.

There is no description of the third offender.

Anyone who information are urged to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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4 comments

  • Eastern Europeans are classed as white so lets not confuse the situation...... !!!! Ipswich is a cesspit !!!!

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    the opinion man

    Monday, April 22, 2013

  • Immigrant Central.

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    whiteknight

    Monday, April 22, 2013

  • White ones in this case.... a surprise for Ipswich mugging totals.

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    Sarky Sage

    Monday, April 22, 2013

  • "Ipswich is a cesspit !!!! " Well that part of the town has gone downhill in the past few decades and we all know why, even if the media wont allow us to state the blinking obvious, but to write off the entire town is just not necessary or correct.

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    Steve Blake

    Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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