A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Two Men Injured After Epping "Disturbance"
Two men have needed hospital treatment following a "disturbance" on Epping High Street.
It happened at 3.30am yesterday after a night out.
Essex Police said: "Two men, both aged 24 and from Bristol, were taken to hospital. One suffered a head injury and the other suffered a fractured jaw.
"The man with the head injury remains in hospital. The other victim is now recovering at home.
"Enquiries are ongoing and witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Loughton CID on 101.
"Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org".
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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