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Police release CCTV images following Essex burglary

Police want to talk to these three men. Credit: Essex Police

Police investigating a burglary in an Essex village have released CCTV images of three men they want to talk to.

It's after a house in the Tye Green area of Cressing near Braintree was raided back on July 23.

The thieves stole a laptop and a PlayStation amongst other things.

Officers are keen to trace three men who were seen boarding a train from Braintree to London Liverpool Street later that day.


Braintree death "not suspicious"

Essex Police say the death of a man at a house in Braintree is not being treated as suspicious. Police and fire fighters were called to the property in Tideswell Close around 9.30pm on Sunday. They found a man in his 20s had died.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

– Essex Police

Essex: One person dies in 'chemical incident' in Braintree

Essex Police HQ. Credit: ITV News Anglia

One person has died in what emergency services say is a 'chemical incident' in Essex.

Police were called to the address in Braintree late last night after reports of a strong toxic smell.

When rescue teams got inside they found a body.

A investigation's now underway.


Four people made homeless by flat fire

Four people have been left homeless by a flat fire. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Four people have been left homeless after a flat fire in Essex.

Five fire crews were called to the property on Station Approach in Braintree at about 2.15pm on Sunday.

The electricity supply in the area had to be switched off while they fought the blaze which caused the roof of the flat - which is above a restaurant - to collapse.

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