A 33-year-old man has been arrested following an assault outside the Limes Hotel in Needham Market.
Police were called to the scene of a fight on the High Street at around 7.30pm last night.
A police spokesman said two men had been assaulted during the incident.
He said: “Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding an assault on Needham Market.
“Officers were contacted shortly after 7.30pm on Monday September 22 to reports of an fight outside a hotel on the High Street
“They arrived to find a 55-year-old local man with chest injuries.
“He was later taken to Ipswich Hospital by a friend.
“A 43-year-old male cyclist had also been assaulted but was uninjured. “A 33-year-old man from Stowmarket was arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault and later released on police bail until Tuesday October 21 pending further enquiries.”
If you have any information in relation to the incident call police on 101.