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Man tasered after damage caused at Lowestoft pub

PUBLISHED: 10:09 10 February 2012

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A 47-YEAR-OLD Lowestoft man has been arrested on suspicion of committing criminal damage after trouble flared at a pub in the town.

Officers were called to The Alderman pub on Hollingsworth Road at 5pm yesterday (Thursday) after a customer began smashing glasses.

A spokesman for Lowestoft police said when officers arrived the man had already left the pub. “He was found outside the shops in Hollingsworth Road and became aggressive,” the spokesman said.

A taser was then deployed and the man was arrested on suspicion of committing criminal damage. He remains in custody.

• Anyone with information about the incident should telephone 101.


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