Newmarket: Man allegedly stabbed in wrist as he walked through park


A man was walking in a Suffolk park when he was allegedly stabbed in a gang attack.

The victim, a man in his twenties, was in a park near All Saints Road, Newmarket, between 11pm-11.30pm on November 8, when the alleged attack happened.

A group of men approached the victim before he was sprayed in the face and stabbed in the wrist.

Police are trying to trace two witnesses who approached the victim to help him following the alleged attack.

They are described as white and both spoke with a Polish accent. Officers are keen to speak to them as they may be able to assist with their enquiries.

On November 9, two men from Newmarket, an 18-year-old and a 20-year-old, were arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm with intent in connection with the alleged attack.

They have been bailed to return to police on December 11.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Bury St Edmunds CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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