Man suffers stab wounds during alleged assault

Police in Ipswich have arrested a teenage male on drug related offences. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A 31-year-old man has been arrested after an alleged stabbing in Ipswich - Credit: Archant

A 31-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm after a man sustained two stab wounds in Ipswich, police have confirmed. 

Police were called at 8.55pm on Thursday, January 7 to reports that a man had been assaulted in Crocus Close, Ipswich. 

When officers arrived, they found that a man  - aged in his 40s - had sustained two stab wounds during an alleged altercation inside a flat. 

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He was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries, which are not life-threatening, police said. 

At 9.35pm, officers arrested a 31-year-old man from Ipswich on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.

He was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre where he currently remains for questioning.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said: “This was an isolated incident within the address and the victim and suspect are known to each other."

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Anyone with information is asked to contact South CID on 101, quoting reference 1135/21.

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