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.

A drunk Lowestoft man who knocked his former partner and carer over with his car after she got out of the vehicle and walked off during an argument has been jailed for 18 weeks.

A confiscation hearing for a Suffolk-based area supervisor for Betfred bookmakers who stole more than £42,000 to fund his gambling addiction has been adjourned.

A Suffolk man who stabbed his wife in the head during a row about a flat tyre has been jailed for eight years and eight months.

The jury in the trial of a former Norfolk magistrate and his son accused of attacking a former tenant with a hammer and a hockey stick during a dispute over his belongings has been discharged for a second time.

A man who drove at speed at cars belonging to his two brothers and later attempted to ram a police car has been given a suspended prison sentence.

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