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Rape investigation launched in Ipswich after attack

Police have launched a rape investigation after a 27-year-old woman was attacked in Ipswich last night.

The woman told police she was grabbed in Norwich Road in the town at around 8.30pm. The attacker puled her into an area where bins are kept and she was raped.

Her attacker is described as mixed race and aged between 35 and 40. He had short black hair and was wearing black jeans, black shoes and a black waist-length jacket.

An area in Cromer Road has been cordoned off in order for crime scene investigators to carry out an investigation at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Inspector Darren Bruce at Ipswich Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

Body discovered in Ipswich could be that of missing woman

A body found in Ipswich is thought to be that of Tracey Kingwell. Credit: Suffolk Police.

Police believe the body of a woman found in Ipswich this morning is that of a missing 28-year-old from the town.

Officers were called to an area of woodland near Bobbits Lane at about 11.25am today following the discovery of a body by a member of the public.

It is thought to be that of Tracey Kingwell, who was reported missing yesterday afternoon.

Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

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Police need help to trace missing woman

Missing 28-year-old Tracey Kingwell.

Police say they are growing increasingly concerned about the welfare of an 28-year-old girl who has gone missing in Ipswich.

Tracey Kingwell left her home at Wherstead Road at about 3:30pm yesterday and has not been seen since.

Tracey left on foot and is thought to still be in the Ipswich area.

She is described as white, around 5ft 6ins, of small build and with dark brown shoulder length hair.

She was last seen wearing a green jacket with fur hood, leggings and a denim skirt or hot pants.

Men charged after cannabis factory discovered in Ipswich

Cannabis factory found in Ipswich. Credit: Suffolk Police

Two men have been charged after more than 1,500 cannabis plants were found in Ipswich.

The 13-room cannabis factory was discovered in Henley Road on Friday.

Police say the amount of drugs found has a street value of around £500,000.

A 21-year-old man and a 29-year-old man have been charged with production of cannabis and abstraction of electricity.

Police searches fail to find missing man

Gavin Francis, who has gone missing from his home in Ipswich. Credit: Suffolk Police.

Concern is growing for the safety of a man who went missing from his home in Suffolk on New Year's Eve.

Gavin Francis left his family at Purdis Farm in Ipswich to go for a bike ride at about 5.45pm and did not return.

On January 2nd, his bicycle was found by police on steps close to the Orwell Bridge.

Since then, Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue, the coastguard and Suffolk Police have made a number of land and air searches of the area.

Mr Francis has still not been in touch with his family or friends.

He was last seen wearing a navy blue lycra cycling top with a white stripe down the side and navy blue lycra cycling shorts.

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Woman released on bail in connection with stabbing

Stabbing in Dillwyn Street

A 24-year-old woman arrested in connection with the stabbing of an Ipswich man has been released on police bail.

Police were called to a flat in Dillwyn Street on Saturday evening where they found a man, 42, with stab wounds. He is in a stable condition in Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

Last night, Sunday 5 January, police arrested the woman on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH.

She was taken into custody at Martlesham Police Investigation Centre and has subsequently been released on police bail. She is due to return on Monday 3 February.

Woman released on bail after stabbing

A 24-year-old woman who was arrested in connection with the stabbing of a man in Ipswich at the weekend has been released on police bail.

Police were called to a flat in Dillwyn Street at just after 6.30pm on Saturday. They found a 42-year-old man with multiple stab wounds. He is being treated in Addenbrookes hospital, where he is in a stable condition.

Last night police arrested the woman on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH. She has been released on police bail until Monday the 3rd of February.

Suffolk Police are appealing for information.

Arrest after Suffolk stabbing

A woman has been arrested in connection with the stabbing of a man in Dillwyn Street in Ipswich at the weekend.

The 42-year-old man was attacked on Saturday night, suffering multiple stab wounds. He is in a stable condition in hospital.

Suffolk Police are questioning a 24-year-old woman on conspiracy to commit GBH

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