Teenagers bailed after Haverhill stabbing left 19-year-old seriously injured

Police are investigating an assault at a cemetery in Halesworth (stock image) .
Picture: SARAH LUCY

Police are investigating an assault at a cemetery in Halesworth (stock image) . Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Three teenagers arrested in connection with a stabbing in Haverhill have been released on bail.

The attack took place at around 10.15pm on Monday in a car park between Ixworth Road and Butley Court.

The victim, a 19-year-old man, was stabbed in the arm and sustained a potentially life-changing injury, police have said.

He remains in hospital for treatment.

A 19-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy, who are both from the Wembley area of London, and a 16-year-old girl were arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.

All three have been released on bail, a spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary confirmed.

On Monday, the East of England Ambulance Service sent a rapid response vehicle and ambulance to the scene.

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Paramedics treated a man for an “arm injury” before rushing him to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge for further care.

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