Witness appeal after man suffers broken jaw in Ipswich assault

Suffolk police are investigating an assault in Bramford Road in Ipswich on June 9

Suffolk police are investigating an assault in Bramford Road in Ipswich on June 9 - Credit: Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Ipswich which left a man with a broken jaw.

The assault happened at around 9.50pm on Friday, June 9, in Bramford Road.

The victim had gone into a shop while his girlfriend waited outside when two men confronted her before walking away in the direction of Norwich Road.

The victim approached the two men who then assaulted him, knocking him to the floor.

The two men then fled the scene.

The victim suffered a broken jaw and required hospital treatment following the assault.

The first suspect is described as being in his late 20s to mid 30s, 5ft 8ins tall, of stocky build, with short black hair which was curly on top.

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He was wearing a black jacket, a red jumper and dark blue jeans.

The second suspect is described as being in his late 30s, around 5ft 11ins tall, of average build, with short receding hair.

He was wearing a blue jacket, black jumper and light blue jeans.

Police say both men are reported as speaking an East European language to each other.

If you witnessed the incident or have any information on who the two suspects are, call Ipswich CID on 101 quoting reference 41425/17.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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