Two men assaulted in Lowestoft

TWO men were injured as trouble flared in Carlton Colville. The men – aged 41 and 39 – were walking home along Stradbroke Road between 11pm and midnight on Saturday when noticed a man ahead of them as they crossed the Bloodmoor Road into Ribblesdale. There was some banter between them but this turned nasty and the 41-year-old was assaulted. His friend gave chase but then he too was assaulted. The 41-year-old suffered cuts to his face that needed hospital treatment and the 39-year-old suffered cuts and bruises. The suspect is white, in his 30s to early 40s, about 5ft 10ins tall, of slim build, with short blond cropped/balding hair and wearing a dark T-shirt and jeans.

l Information to Det Con 1087 Pybus at Lowestoft CID on 01986 835300.