Man charged with malicious wounding after Morrisons stabbing

PUBLISHED: 12:42 25 April 2018 | UPDATED: 08:19 26 April 2018

Morrisons on North Quay Retail Park, Lowestoft. Photo: Google Street View

Morrisons on North Quay Retail Park, Lowestoft. Photo: Google Street View

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A man has been charged with malicious wounding following an incident at a Lowestoft supermarket.

Police were called to Morrisons on North Quay Retail Park on Sunday, April 22 at around 1.35pm, before detaining a man nearby. It followed reports that a member of staff had been stabbed by a man with a syringe after the worker had attempted to stop him.

The victim suffered a cut to his hand which required hospital treatment.

Bozlu Miah, of Bramble Green, Lowestoft, has been charged with unlawful and malicious wounding and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

He has also been charged with the theft of five bottles of alcohol.

Miah has been remanded in custody and is due to appear before Norwich Crown Court on Tuesday, May 22.

Witnesses or anybody with any information are asked to call Suffolk Police on 101, quoting reference 37/CJ/3154/18

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