A teenage boy was attacked in Haverhill by a group that hit him in the face with a piece of wood.
Between 2.15am and 3.10am on Saturday (March 1), the victim was walking along Burton End with two other men and a woman when he was attacked.
At the junction of Greenfields Way, the group were approached by around three to five men.
One of the men used a piece of wood to hit the victim in the face.
The victim and his friends then began to leave the scene.
The victim left along Burton End in the direction of School Lane and was then attacked for a second time.
He was knocked to the ground and hit and kicked in the head and face.
The victim received hospital treatment for his injuries and was later discharged.
The attackers are described as white men, aged 19 to 22, and wearing dark clothing, and some wore hooded tops with the hoods up.
Anyone who has any information or who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Suffolk Police on 101.
For the full story and all the latest news see Thursday’s (March 6) Echo.