A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Man Admits Causing Serious Injury In Loughton
A man has admitted seriously injuring another man during an attack in Loughton.
A 24 year-old suffered "life-changing injuries" on Loughton High Road at around 11.30pm on Friday, 6 November 2015.
Essex Police said: "Paul Saunders, 30 of Biggin Lane, Grays, appeared at Chelmsford Crown Court today, Tuesday, May 3, to answer a charge of attempted murder.
"Saunders entered a guilty plea to a section 18 GBH charge which was accepted and sentencing was adjourned until the week commencing May 23".
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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