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Man unconscious after Lowestoft attack

PUBLISHED: 14:44 14 September 2008 | UPDATED: 21:16 05 July 2010

Sarah Brealey

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked on a night out in Lowestoft.

The 36-year-old local man was found lying unconscious in Albany Road, just off the High Street, at 3.30am today.

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked on a night out in Lowestoft.

The 36-year-old local man was found lying unconscious in Albany Road, just off the High Street, at 3.30am today. An ambulance was called and police were informed.

He is in a serious but stable condition in the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston.

Albany Road has been closed off while police make investigations. Initial inquiries have led to a report of a man being assaulted by two men in the High Street area at about 2.30am.

Det Chief Insp Andy Quantrell, who is leading the investigation, said: “We are at an early stage in our enquiries, and need more information.

“I am confident that there are people who have information that can help us. This is an area of town that is busy at night, and I would urge anyone who saw anything suspicious in the Albany Road/High Street area to get in touch with us immediately.”

Contact Suffolk Police on 01473 613500.


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