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Man released without charge in murder case

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.


Shopping card launched

New shopping card launched in Braintree Credit: ITV Anglia

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.