Suffolk

Two stabbed in Leiston in 'connected incidents'

Police in Farrow Close, Leiston
Image caption A 27-year-old woman has been arrested over the two stabbings

A teenager and a man have been stabbed in two incidents that police believe are connected.

Suffolk Police was called to Farrow Close in Leiston at about 22:30 BST on Friday, to reports a 26-year-old man had been stabbed in his upper body.

The force was also informed a 16-year-old boy had been stabbed nearby at a playing field in Harling Way.

A 27-year-old woman from Leiston has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH.

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Image caption The incidents were on neighbouring roads in Leiston
Image caption The teenage boy had been at a playing field in Harling Way

Both victims were taken to hospital with what police said were non life-threatening injuries.

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