Home   News   Article

Bury St Edmunds man is jailed for assault

Ipswich Magistrates' Court
Ipswich Magistrates' Court

A man from Bury St Edmunds was jailed on Friday after admitting assaulting four people, including two police officers.

Police were called at 1.20am on Thursday to reports a man had been assaulted outside a licensed premises in St Andrew’s Street South, Bury.

They identified Kurtiss Jenkins, 22, of no fixed abode in Bury, as a suspect, but he resisted arrest, inflicting cuts and bruises on two officers.

At Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on Friday, Jenkins pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis and two counts of assaulting police officers, two counts of assault by beating, two counts of criminal damage and two counts of breaching a suspended sentence.

He was jailed for 24 weeks and ordered to pay a total of £675 in compensation.


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More