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Ipswich – Teenager charged in connection with Marlow Road incident

A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Ipswich last month.

Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm on Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed.

Officers arrived at the scene within a matter of minutes and found that the victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane.

He was taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a single stab wound, which fortunately was not serious and he was discharged the following day.

Yesterday, Wednesday 24 April, officers rearrested a 17-year-old boy in connection with the incident and he was taken into police custody for questioning.

He has subsequently been charged with the following two offences: wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm; and possession of an offensive weapon – namely a kitchen knife – in a public place.

He was remanded in custody to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Thursday 25 April.

Previous release I 15 March 2019

A teenager arrested in connection with a stabbing in Ipswich at the beginning of the week has been released on bail.

Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm on Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed.

Officers arrived at the scene within a matter of minutes and found that the victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane.

He was taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a single stab wound, which fortunately was not serious and he was discharged the following day.

Yesterday, Thursday 14 March, officers arrested a 17-year-old boy on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.

He was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and has been released on bail until Tuesday 9 April pending further enquiries.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information about this incident, is asked to contact South CID at Landmark House on 101 quoting reference 13979/19. Alternatively you can call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Previous release | 14 March 2019

Police investigating a stabbing that took place in Ipswich earlier this week have made an arrest.

Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm on Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed. The victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane.

He was taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a stab wound which was not life-threatening or life-changing and he was later discharged from hospital.

A 17 year old male teenager was arrested earlier this afternoon (Thurs 14 March) on suspicion of GBH and taken to Marltesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and is where he currently remains.

Five people arrested in connection with the incident earlier this week were released and will face no further police action at this time.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information about this incident, is asked to contact South CID at Landmark House on 101 quoting reference 13979/19. Alternatively you can call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Previous release I 12 March 2019

Five people arrested in connection with a stabbing in Ipswich have been released from police custody.

Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm yesterday evening, Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed.

Officers arrived at the scene within a matter of minutes and found that the victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane.

He was taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a single stab wound, which fortunately was not serious and he has now been discharged.

Officers arrested five people from Ipswich in connection with the incident yesterday evening as follows: two boys aged 16 and 17; two 18-year-old men; and a 20-year-old man.

They were all taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning, but have now been released and will face no further police action at this time.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information about this incident, is asked to contact South CID at Landmark House on 101 quoting reference 13979/19. Alternatively you can call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Previous release | 11 March 2019

Five people have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Ipswich. 

Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm this evening, Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed.

Officers arrived at the scene within a matter of minutes and found that the victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane. He has been taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a stab wound which is not life-threatening or life-changing. 

Between 7.15pm and 7.20pm officers arrested five people from Ipswich in connection with the incident. 

They are two boys, aged 16 and 17; two 18-year-old men; and a 20-year-old man. All five have been taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information about this incident, is asked to contact South CID at Landmark House on 101 quoting reference 13979/19. Alternatively you can call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.