A Judge has been assaulted by a member of the public during a hearing at Ipswich Crown Court.
A Suffolk Police spokeswoman confirmed that a man left the public gallery and attacked Judge John Devaux while the Court was sitting.
It happened shortly before 11:30 BST in courtroom two.
Judge Devaux didn't suffer serious injuries during the incident.
The man involved has since been restrained and is now being held in the court cells.
Police are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed in the stomach in Ipswich.
It happened in the Martinet Green area of Ipswich last night. Officers were called by the ambulance service just before 11.30pm, Friday 26 April.
Police say they'll be talking to the victim, who is currently in a stable condition at Ipswich Hospital with a wound to his stomach and wrist. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
A cordon has been put in place from Hunter Road onto the Green area while investigations go on.
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Crime in Suffolk has fallen for the seventh year in a row and the number of crimes being solved has gone up according to new figures.
There were 40,009 crimes recorded in the county between April 2012 and March 2013. It represents 5,632 fewer crimes than the previous year.
New figures show crime in Suffolk has fallen for the 7th year in a row. Last year there were just over 40 thousand crimes in the county, down more than 5 and a half thousand on the previous 12 months. And Suffolk Police say they're solving more crimes, too.
Police in Suffolk are concerned for a 22-year-old Polish man who has been missing since last Friday (March 29).
Patryk Klamer from London Road in Brandon was last seen at around 9.20pm on Friday.
Patryk had visited a friend in Astor Court, Brandon, and hasn’t been in contact with anyone since.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Bury St Edmunds Police on 101.
Ipswich Town midfielder Guirane N'Daw is due to appear before magistrates on the 2nd April charged with assaulting a woman.
He was arrested on Friday evening following an incident in the town centre. The Senegalese international, who signed for Ipswich Town in August, missed his club's 1-nil win over Bolton on Saturday. He has been released on police bail.
Ipswich Town midfielder Guiranne N'Daw has been charged with assault following an incident in Ipswich town centre on Friday.
Guiranne N'Daw, who is 28 and of Neptune Square in Ipswich, was arrested at Ipswich Hospital on Friday evening after a woman had received treatment for bruising and minor injuries.
N'Daw was charged late last night and has been detained in police custody to appear before Ipswich Magistrates Court tomorrow (Monday).
Ipswich Town player Guraine N'Daw is in police custody after being arrested on suspicion of an alleged assault yesterday. N'Daw missed Town's 1-0 win over Bolton at Portman Road.
A woman who died in Hogarth Road in Ipswich on Tuesday after going into cardiac arrest has been named as 24-year-old Jade Bagley,
A post mortem examination is due to take place today to ascertain the cause of death.
Three people have been arrested and bailed on suspicion of administering a noxious substance.
Police continue to appeal to anyone with information in relation to this incident to contact Ipswich CID on 101.