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Ipswich: Two on bail after 52-year-old man sustains stab wound in Bridge Street

13:38 05 August 2014

The police investigation centre at Martlesham

The police investigation centre at Martlesham

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Two men are on police bail today after a 52-year-old was stabbed on the outskirts of Ipswich town centre.

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Three males were originally arrested in connection with the incident, which occurred in the area of Stoke Bridge in Bridge Street at around 10.20am last Friday.

The injured man sustained a puncture wound to his forearm which police said caused swelling and bruising.

It is believed a screwdriver may have been used to inflict the injury.

One of the suspects, a 41-year-old held on suspicion of affray, was released without charge.

However a 32-year-old Ipswich man arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and possession of an offensive weapon, and a 52-year-old detained on suspicion of criminal damage were released on bail until September 17 pending further enquiries.

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