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Police 'concerned' for missing teenager from Suffolk

15-year-old Freddie has been missing since Monday. Credit: Suffolk Police

Police are appealing for help to find a 15-year-old boy missing from Bury St Edmunds.

Freddie Taylor was last seen at 15.30 hours on Monday 1st April 2019.

He is described as a white male, 5’11 inches tall, with ginger hair. He was last seen wearing a grey tracksuit and black gilet, with black trainers.

It is possible that he is in the London area.

Officers are concerned for Freddie’s welfare and are asking anyone who may have seen Freddie, or knows of his whereabouts to contact Suffolk Constabulary on 101, quoting Missing Person Ref 453815.


Police search for missing Suffolk teenager

Ayonda Gasela Credit: Suffolk Police

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing teenager from Suffolk.

16 year old Ayonda Gasela was last seen leaving her home address in Red Lodge near Bury St Edmunds at 6.30am on Friday 1st February to go to school but has not returned home.

She's 5’3” tall, with shoulder length black curly hair. Ayonda was wearing a school uniform of black trousers, white shirt, green jumper and a black bomber stylej acket down to her knees.

She's known to have links to London, Norwich and Great Yarmouth and may have travelled on the train.

Man left in critical condition after Suffolk assault

The attack happened on Tayfen Road Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man has been left with life-threatening injuries after an assault in Bury St Edmunds in the early hours of this morning (Saturday 24th November).

Police say the 70-year old man was walking with his son on Tayfen Road near the fire station, when they were approached by a man at around 2.30am. The victim was then punched in the head, causing him to fall to the ground. The suspect ran off towards the Wilkinson's car park. The victim's son was also injured.

The suspect is described as:

  • White
  • In his 20s
  • Athletic build
  • Bald head
  • Wearing a dark quilted jacket and jeans

The victim remains in a critical condition in hospital.


Police confirm death of teenager in collision on A14 in Suffolk

The A14 at Rougham near Bury St Edmunds re-opened at 14:30pm Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police have confirmed that a man has died after being struck by a car, police vehicle and an ambulance on the A14 in Suffolk.

It happened on the westbound carriageway at Rougham at 4.35am near Bury St Edmunds this morning (Sunday 14th October.)

The man who was 19-years old died at the scene, but has not been formally identified, but his next of kin have been informed.

The A14 was closed for around ten hours while investigation work took place. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Neither the police car or the ambulance were responding to an emergency at the time and were not travelling on ‘blue light’ runs.

The police vehicle was taking someone under arrest to custody and the ambulance had a patient on board. No-one in either of these vehicles, or the other car involved, were injured.

The westbound carriageway was closed while a collision investigation took place and re-opened at 2.30pm.

Suffolk Police have informed the Independent Office for Police Conduct about the incident which is standard procedure.

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