Stabbing victim recovering in hospital

A 22-year-old man was stabbed in the chest in the early hours of New Year's Day.The local man, who has not been named, received a single wound when he was attacked near the A1101 in Beck Row, near Mildenhall, between 1.

A 22-year-old man was stabbed in the chest in the early hours of New Year's Day.

The local man, who has not been named, received a single wound when he was attacked near the A1101 in Beck Row, near Mildenhall, between 1.30am and 2.30am on Saturday. He is in a stable condition at the West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds.

Suffolk Police appealed to anyone in the area between the Smoke House and Bird in Hand pub at the time to contact them.

Anyone with information should contact Det Con Andy Pearle on 01473 613500 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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