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Appeal for Information following a serious incident in York Road, Southend in the early hours 11th October 2022.

Appeal for Information relating to a serious incident ,York Road, Southend.

Two men have been arrested after an incident which took place in Southend in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday 11 October.

Police were called shortly before 4.25am following reports of disturbance in York Road.

Officers attended and found a teenage boy had sustained serious injuries. He was taken to hospital for treatment, where he remains in a critical condition.

A second victim, a man aged in his late teens, was also found with injuries to his legs. He has been taken to hospital for treatment and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

A 29-year-old man and a 27-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of GBH and aggravated burglary. Both remain in custody for questioning.

We are investigating the circumstances around the incident, and we need anyone who witnessed it, has dashcam or doorbell footage of it to get in contact.

You can let us know by clicking on the Information button below.



Contact Information

You can let us know by submitting a report on our website at

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Alternatively, you can call us on 101.

Please quote incident 122 of  October 11.

If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers, by visiting their website at or by calling 0800 555 111.