Judge assaulted during court hearing

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.

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