A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
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.
People in Essex are being asked to vote for Princes Alexandra Hospital's children's ward to be the winner of a competition to get a new state of the art cinema.
The Cliffs Pavilion has confirmed the stars heading to Essex for this year's festive panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.
Anglian Water has become the first water company to trial thermal imaging drones to detect leaking water pipes.
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