Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 11°C

Search

Police ask woman who may have witnessed sexual assault in Ipswich to come forward

PUBLISHED: 15:31 08 January 2016 | UPDATED: 15:31 08 January 2016

A woman who may have witnessed a teenager being sexually assaulted in Ipswich is being asked to contact police.

An 18-year-old man from Ipswich was arrested after a 15-year-old girl reported the incident which happened between 6.30pm and 7.30pm along a river tow path which passes under a railway bridge near Richmond Road on January 4.

It is believed a woman was walking along the towpath at the time and may have witnessed the assault.

She is described as a white woman, approximately 5ft 3in tall, had blonde coloured hair in a bob style and was wearing a purple coat.

The woman or anyone else with information about the incident is asked to call Pc Hannah Creasey from Ipswich CID quoting crime reference 37/10681/16.

The 18-year-old man from Ipswich has been bailed to return to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre on Thursday, March 17.

Two extremely neglected German shepherds from Suffolk feature in a new RSPCA report revealing the scale of animal abuse in the region.

Suffolk New College is preparing to open the doors to its new £400,000 Fabrication and Welding Centre.

The prime minister will issue a call for unity as she starts the countdown to Britain’s exit from the European Union today.

The partner of a shopkeeper at Cloud Nine in Ipswich was grabbed by the throat and dragged upstairs during an attempted robbery, it has been alleged.

Suffolk doctors say their “radical” scheme to reduce spending on prescriptions has pioneered the way for nationwide proposals announced today.

It may seem like something out of a sci-fi movie, but patients of the future will be able get medical advice from a digital doctor with Artificial Intelligence.

Four new bundles of joy have surprised a goat-farming family in Bures St Mary – and we’re not kidding!

An Ipswich doctors’ surgery ranked inadequate by a health watchdog in December is improving, a new report claims.

Government officials are hoping to halt an invasion of Asian hornets by encouraging the public to use a free smart phone app.

Most read

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24