Woman pleads guilty to New Year attack

A NEW Years Eve attack, which left a man injured, has resulted in an Ipswich woman appearing in court.Rebecca Merritt, 26, of Cavendish Street pleaded guilty at Ipswich Crown Court to assaulting Lawrence Ruffles on December 31 and causing him actual bodily harm.

A NEW Years Eve attack, which left a man injured, has resulted in an Ipswich woman appearing in court.

Rebecca Merritt, 26, of Cavendish Street pleaded guilty at Ipswich Crown Court to assaulting Lawrence Ruffles on December 31 and causing him actual bodily harm.

She was released from court on unconditional bail until the week beginning June 4 when she is due to be sentenced.

A pre-sentence report was ordered.

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