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Lamp post knocked down by car near Ipswich town centre

PUBLISHED: 23:36 06 October 2018 | UPDATED: 23:36 06 October 2018

Essex police have announced that a woman previosuly reported as missing from Maldon has been found Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Essex police have announced that a woman previosuly reported as missing from Maldon has been found Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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Two teenagers sprinted into the night from a car that knocked over a lamp post in Ipswich.

Police received reports around 9.15pm on October 6 that a silver Peugeot 106 had crashed into a street light close to central Ipswich, at the corner of Cambridge Drive and Birkfield Drive.

The street light was sent crashing to the floor. It is not know at what speed the car was travelling.

Witnesses near to the incident then reported seeing two young men get out of the car and run away.

These men have not been identified but police are asking anyone with any information regarding the crash to get in touch by dialling 101.

A prisoner from Hollesley Bay has been found after an appeal was launched to locate him.

A fire alarm temporarily stopped the show going on at the New Wolsey Theatre.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis tries out tapas sized dishes at the new Arlingtons in Ipswich.

A white van registered as having “no current keeper” was stopped by police - and then seized as the driver had no insurance or licence.

Half of Ipswich’s late night eateries have received full marks following their most recent visit from the council’s food hygiene inspectors and have been awarded a five-star award - while one received zero stars

A flurry of fraudulent bank notes have surfaced in Suffolk, with fraudsters trying to pay for low-value items with fake money.

Suffolk police have charged a man in connection with a burglary at a town centre bed and breakfast.

The rate of unsolved domestic abuse, serious sex offences and robberies is rising across Suffolk – and fewer victims are supporting police investigations.

A man has sustained injuries and another was arrested following an alleged road rage incident between two lorry drivers.

A car was seized for having no valid MOT or insurance after originally being stopped by police for having a defective headlight.

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