A man has been charged with the murder of a father in Braintree in Essex.
24 year old Luke Eva from Leigh-on-Sea has been charged with the murder of Michael Haastrup.
Eva has been remanded in custody. He's due to appear before Chelmsford magistrates court on Monday April 21st.
A 57-year-old man arrested in connection with a murder in Essex has been released without charge.
Emergency services were called to Cressing Road in Braintree around 11pm on Wednesday.
A 24 year old man was found with stab wounds. He was taken to Papworth Hospital where he died.
A 20-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man remain in police custody.
A new incentive scheme is launched today to encourage shoppers to spend with local retailers. The Indi card, which launches today in Braintree, gives shoppers money off and free goods if they spend money with independent retailers in the town.
Local traders hope it will boost shopping on the high street.