Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 14°C

Search

The pigs have arrived. See the latest

Pigs Gone Wild

news here.

Ipswich: Youth, 17, charged with GBH after park stabbing

11:51 13 November 2012

Police at the scene of a stabbing at Alderman Park in Ipswich.

Police at the scene of a stabbing at Alderman Park in Ipswich.

Archant

A 17-YEAR-old has been charged with grievous bodily harm with intent after another youth was stabbed during an incident at an Ipswich park.

The teenager, who can not be identified due to his age, appeared before South East Suffolk Magistrates’ Court in Ipswich on Saturday morning for the first hearing of his case.

He was remanded in custody until his next hearing, which is due to take place at the same court on Thursday.

Suffolk Police has said the 18-year-old who sustained stab wounds has now been released from hospital following treatment.

The incident occurred at the Alderman Road recreation ground, near to the Portman Road football stadium, just before 6pm on Thursday.

A critical care paramedic and doctor from emergency medical charity Suffolk Accident Rescue Service (SARS) were sent to the scene to treat the injured teenager.

The 18-year-old was then taken to Ipswich Hospital by paramedics for further treatment.

A 17-year-old male suspect was arrested by officers on suspicion of unlawfully and maliciously wounding the injured teenager.

He was taken into custody for questioning at Martlesham Police Investigation Centre and held overnight.

Police continued to quiz the suspect on Friday, before he was subsequently charged with grievous bodily harm with intent.

0 comments

Man admits being drunk and disorderly

An Ipswich man has been fined after causing a drunken disturbance at a world music festival in Christchurch Park.

People playing Pokemon Go Picture: ANTONY KELLY

As hundreds of people across Ipswich have taken to playing Pokemon Go on their smartphones, parts of the town centre have become hubs for activity in the game.

Lizzie, Matilda and Florence Dodd enjoy the Pigs Gone Wild sticker album trail in Ipswich.

Today - and every day this summer - we are giving our readers a free packet of Pigs Gone Wild stickers to celebrate the art trail that has been set up in Ipswich.

Olympic legacy: Warm-up at the Haverhill Go Run For Fun event

At the beginning of 2012, a campaign was launched to make Suffolk the most active county in England.

At least two people have been taken to hospital following a serious collision near to Trinity Park in Ipswich.

Familes attended the first session of the Minecraft club at Ipswich library on Tuesday 26th July.
Mohil Garg enjoying the club.

Youngsters enjoying the start of the summer holidays flocked to Ipswich Library yesterday afternoon to take part in the library’s first weekly Minecraft club.

Budgens in the Turban Centre, Woodbridge which is to become a branchof the Co-op

Months of uncertainty over the future of a Suffolk supermarket are today over, after the Co-op announced it would be buying the former Budgens store in Woodbridge.

Ipswich Hospital

Ipswich Hospital has topped a postcode lottery of referrals for people suffering from suspected inflammatory arthritis, new figures have revealed.

Africa Alive is a fun day out whatever the weather

The Suffolk Coast is at its very best on a sunny summer afternoon but rain doesn’t always have to stop play.

The annual Ipswich Sky Ride weaving through the town on Sunday with all ages taking part - should we do more to encourage cycling?

Major improvements to Ipswich town centre’s cycle network could be on the horizon in a bid to make cycling safer and easier.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24