A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Colchester: Man Arrested After A12 Crash
A man has been arrested following a crash on the A12 in north-east Essex.
The collision happened near Stanway when a BMW 318 and a VW Polo struck each other on the northbound carriageway of the A12 shortly after 11pm on Saturday, April 6th.
The Polo overturned, leaving a couple and their two children injured. The BMW driver ran away from the scene.
On Thursday, April 11, a 21-year-old man from the Colchester area was arrested at his home address on suspicion of committing motoring offences.
He was later released on police bail until Tuesday, June 11 pending further enquiries.
The occupants of the Polo, who are from Ipswich, were conveyed to Colchester General Hospital on the night and later discharged.
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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