Pair charged with kidnapping in Ipswich

Two men from London have been charged with kidnapping and actual bodily harm (ABH) after an incident in Ipswich.

Michael Allen, 40, of Mauleverer Road, and Patrick McDermott, 22, of Corrance Road, were arrested on Tuesday after the incident.

The pair were charged with kidnap and ABH. Mr McDermott was also charged with possession of a controlled drug.

Both men appeared before Ipswich magistrates and were remanded in custody, said a court spokeswoman.

A third man, 22, of Ipswich, arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of kidnap, has been released on police bail to return to Ipswich Police Station on 10 August.

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