Roads closed in Clacton town centre after 'serious incident'

Police have made six arrests in relation to puppy sales. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Police are still at the scene at Clacton town centre - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

Police officers are at the scene of what they describe as a "serious incident" in Clacton this morning.

Officers were called to a disturbance at the junction of High Street and Station Road shortly after midnight today.

Several roads in Clacton town centre remain closed, including Rosemary Road, Station Road, Orwell Road and parts of High Street.

Essex Police later confirmed that a man had died from a stab wound and five teenagers had been arrested on suspicion of murder.

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