A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Harlow: Efit Released After Knifepoint Robbery
Essex Police have released an Efit of a man with distinctive lip studs who is suspected of robbing a woman at knifepoint in Harlow.
The attack happened outside the post office at Bush Fair Shopping Centre on Sunday morning (June 9th).
The woman had been sitting in a car, waiting for her husband to return from the newsagent, when a man opened the front passenger door and produced a knife before stealing a handbag and running off towards Brays Mead.
The attacker is described as white, aged in his late 20s or early 30s, is of medium build and has several silver studs across his top lip.
At the time, he was wearing a dark padded jacket with a grey hoody underneath and blue jeans.
The woman was uninjured.
Anyone with information in connection with this robbery is urged to contact detectives at Harlow police station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.
A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
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.
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