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Police have said no weapon was recovered following an incident which saw armed officers respond to reports of a man armed with a gun in an Ipswich park.

Two men have been arrested in connection with burglary following two raids on convenience stores.

A man faces trial accused of the attempted murder of three pedestrians struck by a car as they left a pub.

Armed police officers swooped on Bourne Park in Ipswich in response to reports of a man armed with a gun.

Footage has shown firefighters tackling a fire outside a factory in Hadleigh.

A town centre newsagent has described a break-in which the shop’s front door smashed to pieces as the ‘icing on the cake’ during a difficult time.

It’s nearly 60 years since 12-year-old schoolgirl Linda Smith went to buy a magazine for her great-grandmother at a newsagent’s in the quiet Essex village of Earls Colne. She would never been seen alive again.

Fire crews have tackled a fire in a containment shed containing hazardous materials outside a factory in Hadleigh.

Police have urged people to follow government lockdown guidance after receiving a large amount of calls from concerned members of the public.

The number of potential modern slavery victims identified in Suffolk increased by more than a third last year, according to official figures.

Four people have been arrested following two incidents of theft from a Suffolk quarry.

Police are appealing for information after an object was thrown from a bridge and broke the windscreen of a lorry travelling along the A14 near Ipswich.

Police have promised a proactive approach to helping victims of abuse affected by restrictions on movement aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus.

A petrol station in Stowmarket was held up at knifepoint, the latest in a spate of armed robberies in Suffolk in the last 10 days.

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Crime Week Ipswich

Each week we look at the crimes committed in Ipswich. If you have information that could help solve any of these offences, please call Suffolk Constabulary on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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