Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 9°C

Search

Haverhill: Witness appeal after woman grabbed from behind

13:31 01 February 2013

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2011

POLICE are appealing for information after a man grabbed a woman in Haverhill.

The incident happened at 10.50pm on Wednesday in Tower Court, Haverhill.

The 33-year-old woman was putting out her rubbish into a wheelie bin when a man who was whistling approached her from behind.

The man wrapped his arms around her, picked her up and carried her a short distance down the road and then dropped her down when her dog went for him and he ran off.

The man is described as of medium build, 5ft 7ins, wearing a dark hooded top, dark jogging bottoms and white trainers.

Were you in the area? Did you see this man or do you recognise him from the description? If so you are asked to call Pc Guy Ainsworth at Haverhill Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

0 comments

University of Essex students hold a peaceful anti-Trump demostration at the university's Colchester campus. Picture: Seana Hughes

Dozens of students passionate about keeping Donald Trump out of Britain took part in a peaceful protest against his upcoming visit tonight.

A fire engine in North Hill, Colchester. Stock image. 

Picture: Andrew Partridge

Colchester’s North Hill was closed to drivers for a short time today to allow fire crews to repair damage to a historic structure.

A silhouette shot of 'Sarah', who has spoken about her experience with domestic abuse. Picture: Sarah Lucy Brown

A domestic violence survivor from Suffolk has told how family and friends intervened to help her flee a 13-year abusive relationship that left her “completely beaten”.

Jeremy Head, who took his own life at mental health unit Wedgwood House, in Bury St Edmunds, in 2014. Picture: Ashtons Legal

The sister of a 49-year-old man who was found hanged at a mental health unit in Suffolk has said she begged for help in the weeks leading up to his death.

slb 016 Sizewell C Reaction 06~1

Research is being carried out into a number of alternative options for a campus for workers constructing the Sizewell C nuclear power station.

Lauren Sherwood and Jaimin Patel (centre, arms linked) at Glemhall Hall where they met with suppliers of the St Elizabeth Hospice win a wedding competition. Picture: Echo Alfa

A Colchester couple who won St Elizabeth Hospice’s wedding giveaway last year have pledged their commitment to raising thousands of pounds for the cause in return for their special day at Glemham Hall.

President Vladimir Putin Dmitry Astakhov/ Sputnik, Government Press Service Pool photo via AP

Russian president Vladamir Putin should be offered a state visit, a Suffolk MP has said.

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Eating Out in the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Eating Out
supplement

View

Visit the Broads

cover

Click here to view
the Visit the Broads
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24