Man taken to hospital after being shot outside a boxing event at the Brentwood Centre.
Chelmsford Road Closed After 'Suspicous Package'
Essex Police have closed a road in Chelmsford after getting reports of a 'suspicous package' left at Armed Force careers office.
Duke Street in the centre's been closed to traffic, and a police cordon's closed the area to the public.
Duke St #Chelmsford closed following reports of suspicious package at Royal Navy careers office. At scene assessing situation.Pls avoid area— Essex Police (@EssexPoliceUK) April 9, 2015
It's had a knock-on effect on traffic in the surrounding area.
Police are asking people near-by to stay inside as a precaution.
The Royal Navy's press office refused to comment on the situation.
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Chairman of luxury property group has been accused of fraud by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).
The people of Essex are being urged to have their say in the potential change in the way Essex Police and Essex County Fire & Rescue Service is governed.
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