Man charged after knife attack outside convenience store

A 24-year-old man from Ardleigh has been arrested after an altercation last night left a man with se

A 24-year-old man from Ardleigh has been arrested after an altercation last night left a man with serious head injuries. Picture:Sarah Lucy Brown - Credit: Archant

A man has been charged in connection with a knife attack outside a convenience store in Beck Row which left a victim with a serious hand wound.

Suffolk police said the incident happened outside the Londis Village Store in Holmsey Green at around 6.45pm on Thursday.

A 33-year-old man suffered a serious knife wound to his hand and was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge for treatment, where he remains in a stable condition.

A 30-year-old man was also punched during the incident, suffering minor injuries, while a shop window was also damaged.

Later that evening, police arrested a 28-year-old man on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous harm.

Wesley Temple, of Willow Park, Beck Row, has been charged with section 18 grievous bodily harm.

He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Suffolk Magistrates’ Court today.

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