A Bungay man who supplied drugs to a friend who later died of an unrelated accidental overdose has been given a suspended prison sentence.

The trial of a 21-year-old man charged with causing grievous bodily harm following a stabbing in Thetford is set to get under way.

A 54-year-old roadie with a band, who repeatedly lunged at a man with a knife and sprayed a CS gas canister at him in a “vicious” attack at a caravan park, has been jailed for 28 months.

A disgraced former Labour MP who lives in Suffolk has been given a suspended prison sentence after a child sex abuse movie was found on his computer.

The trial of three men accused of being involved in a burglary at a flat in Lowestoft is expected to take place in November.

The trial of a man accused of causing grievous bodily harm will take place later this year.

The trial of a Suffolk motorist accused of driving dangerously on a number of roads in Suffolk will take place in July.

A home improvement company and one of its salesmen were cleared on Friday of using high pressure sales tactics against a customer.

The career of a Suffolk-based RAF serviceman, who punched a 72-year-old man’s head like a “boxing ball at a funfair” during an unprovoked attack in Bury St Edmunds, is in ruins after he was jailed for 15 months.

Man cleared of drug offences

Thursday, February 6, 2020

A Lowestoft man accused of driving two drug dealers around the town in his car has been cleared by a jury.

A salesman for a home improvement company whose alleged aggressive manner in a telephone call reduced a customer in his 70s from Suffolk to tears had vowed he would never take advantage of people in his job.

A man in his 70s who had survived a heart bypass and prostate cancer was reduced to tears by an aggressive salesman from a home improvement company when he tried to cancel an order for a new conservatory roof, a court heard.

A suicidal man who pointed a realistic imitation handgun at armed police because he wanted them to shoot him has been jailed for three years.

A Lowestoft man who triggered a terrorism alert which resulted in parts of a housing estate being evacuated by police will be sentenced in April after a psychological report has been prepared on him.

A robber who smashed through a barrier at a Suffolk level crossing during a 100mph police chase has been jailed for 56 months.

A man with 253 previous convictions spanning 30 years has been jailed for nine months at Ipswich Crown Court.

A 73-year-old man who tried to kiss an eight-year-old girl as she waited in her father’s van outside a fish and chip shop has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Suffolk man who lied about being the driver of his car to avoid a speeding ticket will be sentenced next month.

A Mildenhall man who took part in a burglary at a Suffolk flour mill will be sentenced next month.

The trial of a man accused of attempted burglary at shop premises in Lowestoft will take place in the Spring.

Two “professional” burglars who disguised themselves with balaclavas and stole cigarettes worth £27,000 during raids at five stores in Suffolk have each been jailed for four years.

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