Tom Potter Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. East Suffolk reporter email@example.com @TomPotterEADT Two men charged in Southwold people smuggling investigation Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Tom Potter Two Ukrainian men have been charged with immigration offences as part of an investigation into suspected people smuggling on the Suffolk coast. Aggravated burglary suspect released from custody by accident Thursday, July 16, 2020 Tom Potter An Ipswich man remanded in custody to appear in court charged with aggravated burglary was accidentally released back into the community. Life sentence for attack by 22-year-old with strangulation obsession Thursday, July 2, 2020 Tom Potter A twisted fantasist, sexually preoccupied by strangulation, has received a life sentence for throttling a counsellor. Man facing trial over £100,000 Southwold cannabis factory Wednesday, June 24, 2020 Tom Potter A man has appeared in court charged in connection with the discovery of a cannabis factory in a seaside Suffolk town. Man admits armed raids on post office and village shop Monday, June 22, 2020 Tom Potter A man has admitted robbing a Suffolk convenience store and attempting to rob a post office while armed with a knife. Former MP and Suffolk villager charged over indecent image of child Friday, June 12, 2020 Tom Potter A former Labour MP and Suffolk resident has been charged with being in possession of an indecent image of a child. Court hearing adjourned for man accused of ‘coughing over people’ in Co-op Friday, June 12, 2020 Tom Potter A court hearing has been adjourned for a man accused of coughing on people in a Suffolk branch of the Co-op. Warnings for cannabis possession reach five-year high across Suffolk Friday, May 29, 2020 Tom Potter A rise in the number of warnings handed out for cannabis use has been attributed to significant investment in proactive policing. EDF goes ahead with Sizewell C application despite local objection Wednesday, May 27, 2020 Tom Potter Energy giant EDF Energy has today submitted plans for the new Sizewell C nuclear power station on the Suffolk coast. Jail spell for domestic abuser with history of throttling partners Monday, May 18, 2020 Tom Potter A domestic abuser has been jailed for two years for an attack which left his former partner with a dislocated shoulder. Teenage crack cocaine dealer armed himself with bottle of toxic liquid Monday, May 18, 2020 Tom Potter A teenage drug dealer who armed himself with a knuckleduster and a bottle of corrosive liquid has been jailed for almost four years. ‘Loner’ who sparked terror alert jailed for five years Friday, April 17, 2020 Tom Potter A Suffolk man who sparked a terror alert resulting in the evacuation of 60 homes has been jailed for firearms possession. House key workers in empty second homes, campaigners demand Friday, April 10, 2020 Tom Potter Campaigners have called for second home owners to open up vacant properties to key workers during the coronavirus crisis. Man with van paid duo to remove waste later found dumped by road Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Tom Potter A self-employed waste collector who paid two strangers to finish his job has been fined after piles of rubble were found dumped at the side of a Suffolk road. PPI scammers request Amazon vouchers to release bogus claims Thursday, February 20, 2020 Tom Potter Cautious Suffolk residents were quick to report scammers claiming to be from a payment protection insurance (PPI) claims company. Trio charged with £10k Scout hut burglary Tuesday, February 18, 2020 Tom Potter Two men and a teenage girl have appeared in court to answer burglary charges after more than £10,000 of archery and camping equipment was stolen from a Suffolk Scout hut. Police officer accused of speeding to beat traffic cleared of 16 charges Monday, February 10, 2020 Tom Potter A police officer accused of abusing his position to “force through rush hour traffic” at up to 122mph on a personal errand has been cleared of 16 driving offences. Drunken US airman found passed-out in car he drove on shredded tyre Saturday, January 18, 2020 Tom Potter A US airman was found slumped in the vomit-spattered front seat of a car he drove with a shredded tyre while drunk on tequila. Banned drink-driver caught over limit behind wheel of partner’s car Friday, December 13, 2019 Tom Potter A disqualified drink-driver has been jailed for taking his partner’s car without permission or insurance – and while over the limit. Two vehicles collide on bridge over river Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Tom Potter A road was blocked to traffic on Tuesday morning following a collision involving two vehicles. Drink-driver caught out by DNA after fleeing crash and lying to police Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Tom Potter A drink-driver ran from the scene of a collision and lied to police about who was behind the wheel.