Search

Man injured in Wingfield assault

PUBLISHED: 11:22 29 March 2010 | UPDATED: 11:29 12 July 2010

A 62-year-old man suffered a serious head injury following an assault in a north Suffolk village at the weekend .

Police are appealing information after the man was assaulted in Wingfield, near Diss, in the early hours of Saturday.

A 62-year-old man suffered a serious head injury following an assault in a north Suffolk village at the weekend .

Police are appealing information after the man was assaulted in Wingfield, near Diss, in the early hours of Saturday.

Officers received a call just after 3.30am from a member of the public in Castle Crescent reporting the assault.

The 62-year-old was found with head injuries and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where he is in a serious but stable condition, with a bleed on the brain.

Officers believe the assault happened in Vicarage Road between midnight and 3.30am. Enquiries are continuing to trace the offender.

Police initially cordoned off part of Vicarage Road and Castle Crescent as scenes of crime officers examined the area.

Contact Bury St Edmunds CID on 01473 613500.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Diss Mercury. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Diss Mercury