A man from Thurrock is suing Southend Hospital after he contracted a flesh eating superbug following a routine prostate operation.
Clacton: Man Suffers Severe Leg Injury After Stabbing
A man has been stabbed in a block of flats in Clacton.
Emergency services were called to the building on Wellesley Road just after 9.30pm yesterday (Monday 10 February).
An Essex Police spokesman told Heart: "The victim, who is in his 40s, has suffered a severe leg injury and has been taken to an Essex hospital."
A cordon is in place while an investigation is carried out.
Officers say they are examing CCTV footage from surrounding roads.
Essex Police have been ranked the worst in England and Wales for victim satisfaction in the past year.
The deaths of two people found inside a car in Chelmsford on Monday, are not being treated as suspicious.
Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
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