A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
Man Seriously Injured After Chelmsford Attack
A man has suffered a serious facial injury after an assault at a bar in Chelmsford.
He was attacked at Bar Funk on Tindal Street at around 4am yesterday.
He was taken to hospital where his injuries are described as "serious but not life-changing".
Essex Police said: "A 28-year-old man from West Yorkshire and a 24-year-old man from Chelmsford were arrested on suspicion of assault.
"They were released on police bail until Thursday, April 30 pending further enquiries.
"Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact Chelmsford CID on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org ."
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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