Five people have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Ipswich.
Police were contacted by the Ambulance Service at around 6.30pm this evening, Monday 11 March, reporting that they had received a call from a 17-year-old boy in Marlow Road who said he had been stabbed.
Officers arrived at the scene within a matter of minutes and found that the victim had been attacked in an alleyway running between Bramford Lane and Broadway Lane. He has been taken to hospital for treatment having sustained a stab wound which is not life-threatening or life-changing.
Between 7.15pm and 7.20pm officers arrested five people from Ipswich in connection with the incident.
They are two boys, aged 16 and 17; two 18-year-old men; and a 20-year-old man. All five have been taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.
Any witnesses, or anyone with information about this incident, is asked to contact South CID at Landmark House on 101 quoting reference 13979/19. Alternatively you can call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.