Vandals topple gravestone in village

POLICE are hunting vandals who pushed a headstone to the floor in a west Suffolk graveyard.

Laurence Cawley

POLICE are hunting vandals who pushed a headstone to the floor in a west Suffolk graveyard.

The headstone damaged in Crown Lane, Ixworth, near Bury St Edmunds, sometime between Tuesday and Wednesday.

Police investigating the incident have linked it with another act of vandalism in the village in which rugby posts were damaged in a field off Walsham Road, Ixworth, on the same night.

Anybody with information about the incidents is asked to contact PC Tina Fairness on 01284 774100 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.