Year of hell for frightened elderly

THUGGISH youths making life a misery for residents in a complex for the elderly are today exposed in a shocking crime diary.

THUGGISH youths making life a misery for residents in a complex for the elderly are today exposed in a shocking crime diary.

Servite House, in Spring Road, Ipswich, has kept a record of a year's worthy of abuse and attacks on the elderly as their fears peak.

The diary makes shocking reading with entries including death threats, cyclists knocking over and injuring an elderly woman carrying shopping, an elderly man getting spat at on his doorstep and a teenager throwing a beer bottle and only narrowing missing a resident's head.

For the full story, see tonight's Evening Star.

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