A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Police Stand Off At Southend Flats
Officers in Southend are involved in a stand off with a man who has locked himself on the roof of a property.
The 25-year-old fled as they attempted to arrest him on Chalkwell Avenue.
The road is currenty closed in both directions between Chalkwell Esplanade and the Ridgeway.
Essex Police negotiaters, the force helicopter and Essex Fire and Rescue are on the scene.
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People in Essex are being asked to vote for Princes Alexandra Hospital's children's ward to be the winner of a competition to get a new state of the art cinema.
The Cliffs Pavilion has confirmed the stars heading to Essex for this year's festive panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.
Anglian Water has become the first water company to trial thermal imaging drones to detect leaking water pipes.
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