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Police hunt man after teenager robbed at knifepoint in Ipswich

Suffolk Police have issued this E-fit of a man they're trying to trace. Credit: Suffolk Police.

Police are trying to trace a man after a teenage boy was robbed of his bike at knifepoint in Ipswich.

Officers have issued an 'E-fit' picture of a man they would like to speak to in connection with what happened on February 4th just before 8pm.

A 15-year-old boy was cycling in Princes Street, close to ZAK's car wash, when he was approached by a man, who pulled out a knife.

He threatened him before taking his orange Carrera mountain bike and cycling off in the direction of Ipswich Railway Station.

Anyone with information relating to this crime, who recognises the man from the description or the man from the e-fit likeness ahould contact Ipswich CID on 101 quoting crime reference 37/6815/18 or alternatively contact the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Man in 'serious condition' after level crossing crash

Officers from BTP attended the incident alongside paramedics Credit: skycameast

A man has suffered life-changing injuries after a train hit a car at a level crossing in Suffolk.

Officers were called to Routs level crossing in Ipswich just before 8.30pm last night (Wednesday, 14 March).

The incident is not currently being treated as suspicious.

A man was taken to hospital, where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

The incident is being investigated by officers from British Transport Police and the Rail Accident Investigation Branch.

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