A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Tilbury: Armed Robbery at Betting Shop
Essex police are investigating an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Tilbury.
Two men, one armed with a knife entered Ladbrooks betting shop on Calcutta Road at 7.30pm yesterday (Monday February 4th) and threatened a member of staff.
One of the suspects jumped over the counter and stolen money from the till and they both then made off from the store on foot along Calcutta Road in the direction of Ottawa Road.
They were both wearing their hoods up and scarfs covering their faces.
Anyone with any information about the incident or saw these men hanging around the area prior to the robbery are asked to contact Pc James Boyce at Grays CID on 101 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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