Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 11°C

Search

Ipswich: Two assaults linked by police

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

Suffolk Constabulary.

Suffolk Constabulary.

Archant

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.?

    Add your comment |

    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!!

    Add your comment |

    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.

    Add your comment |

    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

    Add your comment |

    Megahman

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

It is going to be a “fine day” in East Anglia as temperatures are set to rise eight degrees above the seasonal average.

A gang of Ipswich men plied a vulnerable teenager with drink and drugs before taking it in turns to have sex with her, it has been alleged.

Suffolk Constabulary’s court battle with Ipswich Town over the cost of policing on matchdays has cost the force nearly £200,000 in legal fees, it has emerged.

Seventeen people have been charged after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves to a plane at Stansted Airport.

Blackbirds battled with blue tits and came out on top to rule the roost in Suffolk’s gardens, results of a major survey reveal today.

The University of Suffolk has been ranked as one of the top 15 universities in the country for academic experience in the Times Higher Education student survey.

Ipswich Waterstones is inviting gamers of all ages this Saturday for a Big Board Game Day in support of the child protection charity NSPCC.

The chairman of the inquiry into Baby P’s death has urged care and social workers in Suffolk to deliver “old school social work” free of red-tape distractions in a speech delivered to hundreds of industry professionals and students in Ipswich.

More than 10 motorists a day were caught speeding on the A14 Orwell Bridge last month - but it seems most drivers are finally getting the message.

A Suffolk MP warned immigration will not be able to fall until welfare and education reforms allow foreign labour to be replaced with local talent.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24