Four teenagers 'under investigation' after man stabbed in street brawl

St Peter's Street, the scene of the stabbing. PHOTO: Jasper King

A man in his late teens was stabbed in St Peter's Street, Lowestoft. PHOTO: Jasper King - Credit: Jasper King

Inquiries are continuing after a man was stabbed in the leg following a late night brawl.

Four teenagers have been "released under investigation" after previously being arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

The man, in his late teens, was stabbed as trouble flared on St Peter's Street in Lowestoft at 10.40pm on Tuesday, October 13.

He is making "reasonable progress" in recovering from his injuries as police investigations continue.

Emergency services were called to the scene of a stabbing outside the former Boots pharmacy on St Peter’s Street, with four teenagers later arrested.


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The injured man was taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston and later transferred to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.

Earlier this month, a police spokesman said: "The victim is making reasonable progress."

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Police said that all four men "have been released under investigation pending further enquiries."

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