THREE people have been arrested as part of an investigation into an assault in Maldon. 

Essex Police say they responded to reports a man in 30s had been attacked in an area between Defiant Drive and Wellesley Road at around 5pm on February 24.

Two men – aged 25 and 42 – and a 19-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent.

They have since been released on bail until May 23.

Essex Police are continuing to appeal for anyone with footage or information. 

A spokesman said: "Three people have been arrested and we are appealing for information as part of an assault investigation in Maldon.

"If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.

"Please quote the crime reference number 42/30187/24."

Alternatively you can contact the independent crimefighting charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.