A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Man Arrested Over Canvey Stabbing
A man has been arrested over afte a man was stabbed following a confrontation with a group of people on Canvey Island.
It happened on Hassell Road at around 9.20pm on Thursday, 28 January.
Essex Polcie said: "Police were called to Hassell Road by ambulance paramedics shortly after 9.20pm on the day of the incident.
"There were reports that a man had suffered several stab wounds following a confrontation with a group of men in a white BMW 1 Series.
"The victim was taken to hospital in London for treatment to his wounds.
"A 29-year-old from Canvey was arrested on suspicion of GBH yesterday.
"He has been bailed pending further police enquiries until Sunday, April 17".
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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