Police force’s Dean Stansby murder enquiries help trace potential witness after Ancaster Road operation

Image 1 - Approximately 6:17pm - A man in a white jumper or hoody, dark bottoms and light-coloured s

Image 1 - Approximately 6:17pm - A man in a white jumper or hoody, dark bottoms and light-coloured shoes walking along Gippeswyk Avenue, in the direction of Birkfield Drive. - Credit: Archant

More CCTV images of potential witnesses to the murder of Dean Stansby are being released by police.

Image 2 � Approximately 6:17pm � A man standing on the bend of Gippeswyk Avenue and Ancaster Road.

Image 2 � Approximately 6:17pm � A man standing on the bend of Gippeswyk Avenue and Ancaster Road. - Credit: Archant

It comes after officers stopped around 70 people last night as part of efforts to identify members of the public they want to speak to.

People were shown CCTV and dash-cam images of those police wish to trace to see if they know them.

Image 3 � Approximately 6:17pm � A white 4x4 vehicle driving along Ancaster Road in the direction of

Image 3 � Approximately 6:17pm � A white 4x4 vehicle driving along Ancaster Road in the direction of Gippeswyk Avenue. - Credit: Archant

Officers were stationed at the entrance of Gippeswyk Park in Ancaster Road between 5pm and 8pm as part of the investigation effort.

All of those pictured were seen in the area of Ancaster Road, Gippeswyk Road, Gippeswyk Avenue and Ranelagh Road between 6pm and 7pm on February 8, and are potential witnesses who may have vital information to help take the investigation forward.

Image 4 � Approximately 6:18pm � A black 4x4 vehicle driving along Ancaster Road in the direction of

Image 4 � Approximately 6:18pm � A black 4x4 vehicle driving along Ancaster Road in the direction of Gippeswyk Avenue. - Credit: Archant

Suffolk Constabulary today confirmed a woman seen in two images previously issued has been identified, traced and spoken to by detectives. However, there are still a number of pedestrians and motorists who have not yet been identified.

Detective Chief Inspector Caroline Millar said: “We are grateful for the assistance the public have provided so far, however it remains important that we identify everyone who was out that evening.

Image 5 � Approximately 6:18pm � A woman carrying a white handbag walking along Ancaster Road in the

Image 5 � Approximately 6:18pm � A woman carrying a white handbag walking along Ancaster Road in the direction of Gippeswyk Avenue. - Credit: Archant

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“We are aware that a lot of people, including motorists, pedestrians, dog walkers and bus and train commuters were out. If you were in the area between 6pm and 7pm, we need to speak to you.

“It’s possible you could, unknowingly, hold a vital piece of information that can help us bring those responsible to justice.”

Image 6 � Approximately 6:18pm � A dark 4x4 vehicle driving along Ranelagh Road in the direction of

Image 6 � Approximately 6:18pm � A dark 4x4 vehicle driving along Ranelagh Road in the direction of Ancaster Road. - Credit: Archant

Mr Stansby was stabbed in the vicinity of Ancaster Road on February 8 and died later in hospital.

Six people remain on police bail in connection with the incident. A 17-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder has now been released from police bail and will face no further action at this time.

Image 7 � Approximately 6:18pm � A white hatchback vehicle driving along Ranelagh Road in the direct

Image 7 � Approximately 6:18pm � A white hatchback vehicle driving along Ranelagh Road in the direction of Ancaster Road. - Credit: Archant

Anyone with information should call the incident room on 01473 782019. If you can identify anyone in the new CCTV images please quote the number of the image you are referring to when contacting the constabulary.

Image 16 � Approximately 6:10pm � Two women walking along Gippeswyk Road in the direction of the dea

Image 16 � Approximately 6:10pm � Two women walking along Gippeswyk Road in the direction of the dead end. - Credit: Archant

Image 20 � Approximately 6:18pm � A woman wearing a coat with a hood walking along Gippeswyk Avenue

Image 20 � Approximately 6:18pm � A woman wearing a coat with a hood walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of Birkfield Drive. - Credit: Archant

Image 21 � Approximately 6:18pm � A man wearing a white jacket walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the

Image 21 � Approximately 6:18pm � A man wearing a white jacket walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of Birkfield Drive. - Credit: Archant

Image 26 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of A

Image 26 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of Ancaster Road. - Credit: Archant

Image 27 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of A

Image 27 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Avenue in the direction of Ancaster Road. - Credit: Archant

Image 34 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Road in the direction of the

Image 34 � Approximately 6:24pm � An individual walking along Gippeswyk Road in the direction of the dead end. - Credit: Archant

Police will be continuing investigations following the fatal stabbing of Dean Stansby earlier this y

Police will be continuing investigations following the fatal stabbing of Dean Stansby earlier this year.On Wednesday April 26 ,police showed members of the public dashcam footage and CCTV from the night in the hopes of getting more witnesses. PICTURE:ARCHANT

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