Search

Teenager is stabbed in Kildare Avenue, Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 08:06 27 July 2019 | UPDATED: 15:31 27 July 2019

Follow all of todays's breaking news in Suffolk and north Essex right here Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Follow all of todays's breaking news in Suffolk and north Essex right here Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Archant

A 16-year-old boy has been stabbed in Ipswich.

Police were called at 9.33pm last night to reports of the stabbing in Kildare Avenue.

UPDATE: Police say stabbing was a targeted attack

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said the boy had suffered a single stab wound to the back, but he was sitting up in the ambulance, conscious and talking.

There is no information yet about the severity of his injuries or whether he was taken to hospital.

It is no known whether any arrests have been made.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ipswich Star. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Ipswich Star