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Man 'critical' after being stabbed in Thetford

Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with information is asked to call 101 Credit: PA

A man in his 30s is in a critical condition after being stabbed in Thetford last night. (31 January)

Officers were called to a property in Kimms Belt around 7.30pm and arrived to find a man had suffered stab injuries.

The victim is currently in a critical, but stable condition at Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeshire.

A man and a woman, also in their 30s, have been arrested in connection with the incident and have been taken to separate police investigation centres to await questioning.

It is believed that they are both known to the victim.

Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact Thetford CID on101.

Sikh prince's birthday commemorated at museum

  • Video report by ITV News Anglia's Hannah Pettifer

A museum in Thetford has been celebrating the life of its benefactor, the son of the last maharajah of the sikh empire.

Crown Prince Frederick Duleep Singh, who would have been 150 this month, was brought up near the Norfolk town.

Having studied at Eton and Cambridge, His love of history founded a connection between himself and what was to become the Ancient House museum.



Airman found dead at Norfolk RAF base

RAF Feltwell, near Thetford. Credit: Google Street View.

A US airman has been found dead at a base in Norfolk.

A spokesman for the 48th Fighter Wing, based at RAF Lakenheath, said the serviceman was found "unconscious in their work space" at RAF Feltwell, near Thetford.

They have been named as Staff Sgt Ivone Rios, a cyber transport systems maintainer.

Emergency crews tried to revive the airman but were unable. The US Airforce said the cause of death was unknown but an investigation was being carried out.

"On behalf of the Liberty Wing, we offer our deepest condolences to Staff Sgt. Rios’ family and friends during this difficult time."

– US Airforce spokesman.
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