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Four teenage boys arrested over flour and eggs attack on woman are released on bail

Police and crime news. (3320492)
Police and crime news. (3320492)

Four teenage boys arrested after flour and eggs were thrown over a woman on the Howard estate in Bury St Edmunds have been released on bail.

The incident was at about 5.30pm on Friday, July 27 in St Olaves Road and followed a verbal altercation.

Police said the woman, aged in her 40s, was 'severely distressed by the incident but was physically unharmed'.

A 17-year-old boy and two 15-year-olds arrested in connection with the incident have been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Another 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the incident overnight and taken into custody for questioning.

He has also released on police bail pending further enquiries