Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 15°C


Pair charged after alleged stabbing near Buttermarket in Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 14:30 05 November 2017 | UPDATED: 14:45 05 November 2017

The alleged incident happened near the Buttermarket in Ipswich. File picture: GREGG BROWN

The alleged incident happened near the Buttermarket in Ipswich. File picture: GREGG BROWN

Two men arrested after an alleged stabbing near the Buttermarket in Ipswich on Friday night have been charged with serious assault.

Suffolk police officers were called to St Stephen’s Church Lane at around 10.45pm on Friday to reports that a man in his 20s had been stabbed.

Police put up a cordon while they carried out an investigation in the area.

Officers arrested two men on Friday night in relation to the incident.

• Two detained after stabbing near Ipswich Buttermarket shopping centre

This afternoon, police confirmed that 26-year-old Jamie Phillips and 18-year-old Ryan Page, both of Turret Lane in Ipswich, have been charged with grievous bodily harm.

They have been remanded in custody and will appear at South East Suffolk Magistrates’ Court in Ipswich tomorrow.

The victim suffered a number of stab wounds to his arms and legs that required medical attention, but his injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Ex-Tractor Boys winger Kieron Dyer is just one of the celebrities who will feature at the first annual Fresh Start New Beginnings afternoon tea.

A 17% pay rise for Ipswich Borough Council’s chief executive has been approved this evening.

Highways chiefs are monitoring gusts and wind speeds as Storm Ali makes its way to Suffolk.

A man who was racially abusive to a Suffolk bus driver after he was asked to stop drinking alcohol from a bottle has been jailed for 70 weeks.

Two primary schools in Ipswich are hoping to join forces to form a multi-academy trust, this newspaper can reveal.

An Ipswich family are celebrating the arrival of a baby who is the fifth generation of their family – and the first boy.

A tree brought down in today’s high winds is has blocked part of the B1067 near Bramford.

An Ipswich mother threatened to kill a woman who was going to be a witness against her in a court case, it has been alleged.

A prisoner has absconded while on leave from an Ipswich medical facility.

There were once fears its distinctive booming sounds would be lost forever.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24