Man arrested after 21 year old stabbed overnight

Police have arrested a man in the early hours of this morning following a 21-year-old man being stabbed.

Police were alerted to the incident at 1.25am on Saturday May 24th, after a member of public raised the alarm.

The stabbing occurred on Beatty Road, Ipswich and a man had been injured.

Police and ambulance attended the scene and a 21 year old man was found with a stab wound to his shoulder.

The man has been taken to Ipswich Hospital where he is undergoing surgery for a serious injury.

A second man at the scene was taken to Ipswich Hospital with a cut to his hand; he has been treated and discharged from hospital.

Beatty Road has been closed and the immediate area around the scene has been cordoned off to allow a crime scene investigation to take place.

Enquiries have been carried out by officers and at around 4.30am a man was arrested at an address in Ipswich.

The man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and will be taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting CAD 25 of 24/5/14 or Crimestoppers.