A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Billericay: Shots Fired At Car
An investigation is underway following reports of a shooting in Billericay last night (Thursday May 17th).
Armed officers were called to Mill Road at around 7pm after residents reported they saw shots being fired from one vehicle into another, empty, car.
No-one was injured.
The road remains closed this morning (Friday May 18th).
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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