Update: Police arrest suspect in Fonnereau Road assault after man left needing hospital treatment in Ipswich

Police-helicopter

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Police are tonight quizzing a suspect after a man was taken to hospital following an assault in Ipswich.

A cyclist was pushed off a bike and assaulted in Fonnereau Road at around 6.15pm today, a Suffolk Police spokesman said.

The police helicopter was deployed in a bid to trace the culprits and officers arrested a suspect in connection to the incident.

Detectives are tonight questioning him over his involvement in the assault at Martlesham Police Investigation Centre.

It is believed the man, whose age or address is not yet known, has not suffered life-threatening injuries.

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