UPDATE: 43-Year-Old man charged following anti-social behaviour and town centre drinking

A Man has been charged following an arrest on Monday in Bury St Edmunds town centre.

Police were called following reports of anti social behaviour and town centre drinking on Monday. During the incident a police car’s wing mirrors were damaged.

Ricky Florian, of no fixed address, was charged yesterday, 17 September 2019, for the following offences: criminal damage, two counts of breaching a Criminal Behaviour Order and theft.

Florian appeared before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court today, Wednesday 18 September, where he was remanded into custody for 8 weeks and ordered to pay £207.49 in compensation

A 48-year-old man, who was arrested in relation to a separate matter, will face no further action at this time.


Police have arrested two men in Bury St Edmunds following reports of anti social behaviour and town centre drinking on Monday

A 43-year old man was arrested on suspicion of failing to comply with a Criminal Behaviour Order. He was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

A second man – aged 48 – was also arrested in relation to a separate matter.

A police patrol car was also damaged during the incident. Two wing mirrors were removed from the vehicle

A Suffolk Constabulary spokesperson said: “Police were called shortly before 6pm yesterday, Monday 16 September, following reports that a group of males were drinking alcohol and causing a disturbance in Short Brackland in Bury St Edmunds.

The force added that they are continuing to work with various partners in order to tackle the issues with drinking and anti-social behaviour in the town centre.