Man jailed

A 44-year-old man has been jailed for assault.

Ian Parker, of Wade Crescent, Little Waldingfield, was sent to prison for 26 weeks at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Parker pleaded guilty to assaulting Ronald Hemson in Great Cornard on May 9.

He was also given a restraining order in relation to Mr Hemson.