Another teenager is stabbed in Ipswich- the third in a fortnight

Police have cordoned off the McDonalds. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A teenager has sustained serious injuries after an attack in South East Ipswich.

Police were called at around 7.30pm Wednesday 13 June, to reports that a 16-year-old boy had been stabbed while at the McDonald's fast food restaurant in Ravenswood Avenue.

The victim has been taken to hospital having sustained life-threatening injuries. Four people have been arrested.

"We have arrested four people in connection in what is still a dynamic situation. The victim remains in a critical condition and we are at the hospital supporting the victim’s family. The support of the public remains absolutely crucial and I urge anyone who may have the slightest information to call us straight away.”

– Detective Chief Superintendent Simon Parkes

Any witnesses to the attack are asked to contact 101 or call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111

It's the third stabbing in the town in two weeks. Credit: ITV News Anglia