A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
Attempted Murder Arrest After Chelmsford Assault
A 27 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was assaulted in Chelmsford.
Police were called to a house of multiple occupancy on Avon Road at around 11.50pm yesterday, following reports a woman had been kicked and punched by a man inside.
The woman was treated by paramedics but did not need to go to hospital.
The 27 year-old man arrested is currently being questioned by officers.
DI Gary Biddle, is leading the investigation. He said: "This was a serious assault on a woman inside her home.
"I would urge anybody who may have seen or heard anything suspicious during the evening to come forward and talk to us."
Anybody that can help with any information is asked to contact Essex Police on 101.
The first of the 66 Crossrail trains is in operation from today running on the TFL route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.
A crackdown, aimed at tackling online child abuse in Essex has seen more than 40 people arrested in the last six months.
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