Man charged with Ipswich attempted robbery

The attempted robbery is alleged to have taken place on Norwich Road. Stock image. Picture: SARAH L

The attempted robbery is alleged to have taken place on Norwich Road. Stock image. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

A 23-year-old man has been charged with attempted robbery following an incident in Ipswich last week.

Officers from Suffolk police were flagged down by a man after an offender had attempted to steal his bag on Norwich Road in the town on Friday, May 3 at around 11.30pm.

The victim, a man in his 20s, was not hurt during the incident.

Following enquiries from officers a man was arrest on suspicion of attempted robbery and taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Jonathan Stone, 23, of Westwood Avenue, Ipswich was charged with attempted robbery.


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Stone was released on bail to appear before Ipswich Magistrates Court on Tuesday, May 28.

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