Teenagers accosted in Ipswich

POLICE are investigating after two teenagers were threatened by middle-aged men in Ipswich.In the first incident, a 15-year-old boy was chased by man in Garrick Way at about 4.

POLICE are investigating after two teenagers were threatened by middle-aged men in Ipswich.

In the first incident, a 15-year-old boy was chased by man in Garrick Way at about 4.45pm yesterday.

Then a 14-year-old girl was grabbed by a man who had been following her along Spenser Road at 8.40am today.

He let her go after other people appeared in the area.


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Descriptions of the two men involved differ, but an Ipswich Police spokeswoman said it was too early to say if the incidents were linked.

She said: "Until further investigation is carried out and more information gathered we cannot say if there is a link."

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The man involved in the first incident was described as white and about 50-years-old.

He was wearing a dark blue woolly hat, baggy green trousers and a brown jumper.

The second man was said to be about 40-years-old and grey-haired. He was dressed in a blue t-shirt and jeans and drove off in a silver coloured car.

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