Police no longer looking for wanted 28-year-old man

The number of assaults peaked at 462 the year before – having almost doubled from 275 in 2014/15

Police were looking to speak to Alex Cantlow (file photo) - Credit: Archant

Police have said they are no longer looking for a 28-year-old man with links to north Essex.

Essex Police issued an appeal wanting to speak to Alex Cantlow in connection with an investigation into an incident of criminal damage.

He was known to have links to Harwich, Clacton, Colchester and Southend.

However, police have said they are no longer looking to speak to Cantlow.

Essex Police said a 28-year-old man was arrested on Monday on suspicion of criminal damage.

He will not face any charges.