Lowestoft man pleads not guilty to GBH with intent

Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: SIMON PARKER

Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: SIMON PARKER - Credit: Archant

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm following an incident in the town will take place in the New Year.

Pinewood Avenue in Lowestoft where the alleged assault happened. Picture: Mick Howes

Pinewood Avenue in Lowestoft where the alleged assault happened. Picture: Mick Howes - Credit: Archant

Before Ipswich Crown Court on Monday for a plea and trial preparation hearing, via a video prison link, was Scott Foskett.

Foskett, 34, of Ashfield Crescent, Lowestoft, pleaded not guilty to causing grievous bodily harm with intent on July 22.

Judge Rupert Overbury adjourned the case for a trial, which is expected to get under way on January 15.

Suffolk Constabulary and the East of England Ambulance Service were called to Pinewood Avenue – on the Whitton estate area of Lowestoft – just after 9pm on July 22 following reports that a man had been assaulted.


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The victim, in his 30s, allegedly suffered a head injury.

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