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Finningham and Rickinghall – Man found with head injuries - update

Police have arrested a 44 year old man in connection with an incident where  a 30-year-old man was found with head injuries between Finningham and Rickinghall yesterday morning (Thursday 16 May). 
 
He was arrested yesterday afternoon in Bury St Edmunds on suspicion of assault and was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre where he remains.
 
A woman driving a car and who stopped to help the injured man at the side of a road somewhere between Finningham and Rickinghall has also come forward to police. 
 
The injured man remains at West Suffolk Hospital in a stable condition.

Witnesses or anybody who may have any information or relevant dashcam or mobile phone footage are asked to provide an online update via the constabulary website: www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update or by calling West CID on 101 quoting reference 37/27649/19. Alternatively, call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
 

Previous release I 16 May 2019

Police are appealing for witnesses or information after a 30-year-old man was found with head injuries between Finningham and Rickinghall earlier this morning.

At sometime between 5:30am and 6:00am, today, Thursday 16 May it is understood that a woman driver in car, possibly dark blue, stopped to help an injured man at the side of a road somewhere between Finningham and Rickinghall. The woman gave him a lift to his friend’s address in Rickinghall and then left.

The man was later taken to West Suffolk Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. Police believe that the head injuries he sustained are consistent with having been assaulted.

Officers would like to speak to the woman who assisted the victim this morning as she left without leaving her details. Witnesses or anybody who may have any information or relevant dashcam or mobile phone footage are asked to provide an online update via the constabulary website: www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update or by calling West CID on 101 quoting reference 37/27649/19.

Alternatively, call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111