A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Two Arrested Over Chelmsford Assault
Two people have been arrested over an assault in Chelmsford that left a man with serious head injuries.
Emergency services were called to Primrose Hill at around 11.50pm on Thursday (7 April).
Essex Police said: "A 30-year-old-woman and a 26-year-old man from East London were arrested in Chelmsford late last night (Friday, April 8).
"They are being questioned on suspicion of assault and are in custody at Chelmsford Police Station.
"Police were contacted by the ambulance service at 11.50pm on Thursday with reports that a man had been found seriously injured in the street in Primrose Hill.
"The man, aged 23 and from Chelmsford, had suffered serious head injuries and had to be airlifted to Addenbrookes Hospital.
"He is still there, receiving treatment, and remains in a critical but stable condition".
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.
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