Sudbury/Essex: Rail services cancelled after disturbance at station

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Abellio Greater Anglia

Rail services on the Marks Tey-Sudbury line were disrupted this morning after a passenger caused a disturbance on a station platform.

Police were called to Sudbury station at 7.20am after reports of an aggressive man causing damage to the platform.

It is understood the man was punching a wall.

Officers from Suffolk Police attended the incident and restrained the man, before escorting him with the ambulance service for treatment at the A&E department at West Suffolk Hospital.

He was not arrested.


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The 7.16am service from Sudbury was delayed and then cancelled after the incident.

Later services, the 7.33am from Marks Tey and the 7.59am from Sudbury, were also cancelled.

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