A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Concerns For Missing Brentwood Man
A search has started for a 59 year-old man from Brentwood who has gone missing.
Clive Alec-Tebbut was expected home after finishing work at 12.30pm yesterday but never turned up.
Essex Police said: "His disappearance is out of character and the police and his family are extremely concerned for his welfare.
"Mr Alec-Tebbutt is 5ft 11in tall, of slim build and is quite bald on top with hair at the sides.
"He is believed to be wearing a blue jacket, possibly with a high-vis over the top, and blue combat trousers.
"He lives in Hutton Drive in Brentwood and police believe he is likely to still be in the area.
"However he does have access to a car - a silver Ford Fiesta, registration FL11 FEM.
"If anyone believes they have seen Mr Alec-Tebbutt or his car they are asked to call Brentwood Police Station with any information on 101."
A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
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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