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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

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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.


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