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Brantham/Cattawade: Xian Chen charged with affray after bust up at restaurant

PUBLISHED: 09:57 31 December 2012

Man set to appear at magistrates' court over bust-up at restaurant

Man set to appear at magistrates' court over bust-up at restaurant

Archant

A MAN is set to appear in court today over an incident at a Suffolk restaurant.

Police were scrambled to Fontana restaurant in Cattawade, near Brantham, around 1.40pm on Saturday amid reports of a knife being brandished in a dispute betweeen two men.

When officers arrived at the scene a man was reportedly found outside the restaurant with a head injury.

Police arrested Xian Chen and later charged him with affray.

The 35-year-old, of Cattawade Street, Cattawade, is set to appear at Ipswich magistrates court later today.

Witham MP Priti Patel faced questions over the prospect of a possible Cabinet return this morning in her first televised interview since quitting over her secret meetings with senior Israeli figures last year.

This is the last week that market traders will operate from Ipswich’s Cornhill for at least a year as work to rebuild the town centre is due to start.

Drivers are being warned they could face delays as roadworks begin at one of Ipswich’s busiest junctions this morning.

The government has still not agreed a deal to end its £50m commitment for the regional fire control “white elephant” in Cambridgeshire – nearly two years after negotiations started.

A police helicopter was involved in a search which continues this morning for a motorist involved in a single-vehicle crash in Suffolk last night.

James Blunt and Plan B have joined this year’s Newmarket Nights line-up.

Police are at the scene of a crash on the A1071 near Hintlesham this evening. Updates here.

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